Bishop Auckland Railway Station

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Bishop Auckland

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Ticket Sales Line: 01388-661394

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Mon - Sat 09:00-12:30 & 13:00-16:00 / Bank Hols 09:00-12:15


Get in touch 

We'd love to hear from you!

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General Enquiries

We aim to respond to all enquiries as quickly as possible, however, it may take a little longer for your enquiry to reach the best person.


If you're unsure which department you should contact,

general enquiries is best for you.



To submit a general enquiry, please use the web form to the right >>>

National Rail

When booking a train journey within the UK, get some advice on the best and most affordable way to do it with our national rail travel consultants.


We charge no booking fees,

No credit card charges,

and we will post your tickets to you for free!


01388-661394 (extension 1)

(Mon-Sat 0900-1600)


Submit an online enquiry:

Excursions by Rail

Have you not heard?

Bishop Trains are operating some fantastic day excursions by train from Bishop Auckland to various destinations across the UK!


Beer & Gin Trains

Pie & Peas Train

Fish & Chip Train

Easter Charity Train

Wine & Cheese Train

Festive Capital Express


01388-661394 (extension 2)

(Mon-Sat 0900-1600)


Submit a booking online:


01388-661394 (extension 3)

(Mon-Sat 0900-1600)


Submit a booking online:

Weardale Railway Tea Trains

Weardale Railway are operating cream tea & afternoon tea trains from Stanhope Railway Station throughout 2019.


Join us on a beautifully mainained heritage train and travel through the picturesque wear valley to Etherley Viaduct for a round trip and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea or cream tea delivered to your seat.


01388-661394 (extension 4)

(Mon-Sat 0900-1600)

SuperBreak Mini Breaks & Coach Trips/Holidays

Bishop Trains is a booking agent for SuperBreak Mini Breaks in the UK and the Continent providing a counter service for booking UK short breaks, London breaks and European & Worldwide short breaks.


Bishop Trains is a booking agent for Weardale Travel, Gardiners NMC, Garnetts Coaches, Durham City Coaches, Enterprise Coaches,

Lee's of Durham Coaches & JH Coaches.

Community Relations Team

Bishop Trains is extremely proud to have a team dedicated to helping fellow organisations and customers in our local community.


Have you got some excellent feedback about service you received at Bishop Trains, or have you got an exciting project we could get involved with?


Get in touch! Our team is always looking for new projects,

events to attend and ideas for helping out in our community.

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We do not respond to train timetable enquiries,

for train times & live service updates, call National Rail Enquiries on 03457 48 49 50.