Transport around Durham Tees Valley Airport (MME)

Durham Tees Valley Airport (MME) has several public transport options for passengers. However, many services are still in their development stage and connections and availability of services will increase as time goes by. The airport lies in close proximity to several major cities in the north east of England: five miles from Darlington, 10 miles from Middlesborough and 24 miles from Durham.

Darlington, County Durham
Durham Tees Valley Airport Ltd
Time Zone
054°30'33"N 001°25'46"W


Darlington Train Station is located seven miles from Durham Tees Valley Airport; however, the train service from here is not yet fully developed. The airport is working to increase services and frequency. Rail links currently exist to Durham, Newcastle and York.


Arriva is the bus company that operates bus links from Durham Tees Valley Airport to nearby towns and villages. Buses depart from the side of the passenger terminal. Bus 12 runs from the airport to Hurworth/Neasham and Darlington and Bus 20 runs from the airport to Stockton-on-Tees and Middlesborough.


taxis are available from just outside the terminal. Durham Tees Valley Airport Taxis are the authorized taxi operators from the airport. Taxis can be booked directly from the taxi company (tel: +44 1325 722828). During the peak summer season, booking taxis ahead will be a must.


Durham Tees Valley Airport is centrally located, close to major cities and towns in the north east of England. The airport can be easily accessed from the A1, A19 and A66 motorways. Darlington can be reached in 10 minutes, Durham in 33 minutes and Middlesborough in 15 minutes.


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