If you're travelling to the scenic city of Durham the last thing you want to worry about are the further travel arrangements you'll need to make upon arrival at the airport. With this in mind, we've put together this handy guide to help make your trip go as smoothly as possible.
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Airport Name: Durham Tees Valley Airport (MME)
Location: This international hub is situated on the outskirts of Darlington, located 16 km south-west of Middlesbrough and 39km south of Durham itself.
Contact Information: Durham Tees Valley Airport, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 1LU, Telephone: 0871 224 2426
Located close to a number of attractive tourist hot spots in the north of England, this transport hub is an ideal location from which to explore the surrounding area.
This airport offers plenty of car parking spaces for passengers. A short stay car park, perfect for picking up/dropping off passengers, can conveniently be found to the side of the terminal building. The first 15 minutes are free with a pay scale allowing stays for up to 4 hours afterwards. For longer stays there’s a regular car park located directly in front of the terminal building which can be pre-booked on 0871 360 2020.
Arriva operate local bus services to towns and villages surrounding the airport. As the nearest large town, Darlington is popular location to start exploring the nearby area and can be accessed via the number 12 service from the airport.
Darlington also has the nearest rail links to the airport. The town's station offers onward links to cities such as York and Durham.
The taxi rank is located directly outside the airport terminal. 1AB Taxis are the airport’s trusted operator and can be booked in advance on 01325 354444 or upon arrival at the kiosk in the arrivals hall.
Multiple trusted car rental companies can be found in the arrivals area of the terminal, including Avis. The car rental car park is located nearby to the terminal building.
The Servisair Executive Lounge is just a few minutes walk from the departure gates and offers a range of leisure and business facilities. Open from 04:45 to 18:15 seven days a week, the lounge houses a complimentary bar as well as providing a quite location away from the main Departure Lounge.
Wi-fi access is available to passengers throughout the airport with information on how to access it available across the airport. Paid internet kiosks can also be found throughout the arrivals and departure areas.
For more information please visit the airport's website
Flybe operates flights from Durham Tees Valley Airport to the following destinations:
Please note not all flights are direct. Please see our timetable for further details.
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