Durham Tees Valley Airport Essential Travel Guide

Getting to and from Durham Tees Valley Airport

By Train

The closest train station to Durham Tees Valley Airport is Darlington rail station, situated seven miles away. Trains are in operation from this station to a range of UK destinations with forty trains per day. Call Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 or go to www.traveline.org.uk for more information including ticket prices and train times.

By Bus and Coach

Arriva operates bus services between Durham Tees Valley Airport and Darlington, Stockton, Middlesbrough, Long Newton and Yarm. Got to www.arriva.co.uk for further information.

By Taxi

A taxi rank is situated directly outside the terminal building. You can prebook a taxi with 1AB Taxis by calling 01325 354444 or by going to www.1abtaxis.co.uk.

By Car or Motorbike

Durham Tees Valley Airport is situated 24 miles from Durham, on the A67 road. If you are using a satellite navigation system the postcode is DL2 1LU.

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Durham Tees Valley Airport flight information

For live flight arrivals and departures information go to http://www.durhamteesvalleyairport.com/flight-information.html.

Disabled facilities at Durham Tees Valley Airport include

  • Special assistance
  • Induction loops
  • Wheelchair accessible doors
  • Fully equipped disabled toilet facilities
  • Wheelchair accessible phones
  • Special Assistance seating area
  • Help Points
  • Free wheelchairs for use at the airport
  • Ambulift
Passengers with reduced mobility who require special assistance are advised to contact a member of staff upon arrival at Durham Tees Valley Airport, either by calling Gate Aviation on 01325 331072 or at the designated desk. Assistance will be provided by trained staff, from the collection point to check-in, staff will assist with baggage and through security and to boarding the aircraft with lift-on if required. This service is also available to arriving passengers.

Travelling with babies and young children

Baby changing facilities are provided at Durham Tees Valley Airport both before and after security.

Airport Information

Call Passenger Information on 08712 242426 for any enquiries at Durham Tees Valley Airport or email enquiries@dtva.co.uk.

Lost property services are operated by Airport Security at Durham Tees Valley.

Changing money at the airport

Travelex provides foreign currency exchange services at Durham Tees Valley Airport with two bureaux de change offices located in the main check-in hall and the other in the departure lounge.