Durham Tees Valley Airport Guide

Durham Tees Valley Airport Terminal Building - © Adam Brookes

The Durham Tees Valley Airport Guide outlines traveller information and practical resources for both holiday travellers & business travellers. The guide contains important information about the airport previously called Teesside Airport, including details on how to get to the airport, car hire & airport car parking, airport maps, weather and other useful information & resources relating to foreign currency. Travellers that are more familiar with the facilities at an airport and having some useful knowledge of the airport can help to ensure you have a more pleasant time travelling through airports.


Information on Durham Tees Valley Airport

Airport Name: Durham Tees Valley Airport

Address: Durham Tees Valley Airport, Darlington, Tees Valley, DL2 1LU, United Kingdom

Airport Code: MME

Telephone: 08712 242426 (UK) +44 8712 242426 (International)

Email: airportservices@dtva.co.uk

Website: Durham Tees Valley Airport

Lost Property Number: 08712 242426 (UK)

Check in Times:

Usually 2 hours prior to departure for European Flights.

Usually 1 hour prior to departure for UK & Ireland flights.

Flights: To a range of short haul destinations in Europe.

Terminals: One

Tips & Advice: When travelling by air, ensure you check the latest Traffic News reports well in time to check for any delays or incidents. It also advisable to arrive at the airport well in time factoring in to your journey time possible delays due to traffic and unforeseen circumstances etc. See our various Travellers Tips guides for further information.

Baggage Rules: Baggage rules and regulations subject to updates and changes at short notice, it is recommended to check exactly what is allowable, weight limits and any other concerns with your airline. Being aware of the latest rules can help ensure you are up to date with the latest rules & requirements and pack your bags accordingly to comply with the regulations. For more information please see: Baggage Rules

Travel Checklist: See our Holiday & Travel Checklist for useful travellers tips, practical steps & reminders to ensure you take everything you need on your trip.

Getting To Durham Tees Valley Airport

By Public Transport

Train: There is no train terminal at the airport, the closest station is Darlington Train Station that is around 7 miles away. From the station there is a dedicated direct free bus service every hour to Durham Tees Valley Airport passengers can use. For further information and resources on planning a train journey to the airport please see: Train Services


Bus & Coach: Arriva Bus operates bus numbers 12 & 12A that run from Darlington to the Airport, the service frequency is approx one per hour. For more information please see: Arriva Bus

Passengers can connect with National Express Services at Durham, if travelling to the airport, there are train services from Durham to Darlington & from Darlington, the bus service takes you to the airport. For further details please see: National Express Coaches


By Car: Durham Tees Valley Airport is located 24 miles from Durham in the North of England and around 7 miles from Darlington on the A67. The airport can be assessed from the A1(m), A19 & A66.

For travellers from the North: From the A19, take the A19 signposted The South & Teesside and get off the A19 to join the A66 signposted Darlington from there you can follow the signs for the airport.

From the A1(M), take A1(M) (signposted The South) & leave the A1(M) at Junction 59, then at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto A167 (signposted Darlington, from there follow the signs for the airport.

For travellers from the South: From the A19, follow the A19 signposted the North & turn on to the A66 signposted Darlington, from there follow the signs for the airport.

From the A1(M), leave the A1(M) at Junction 57, then join the A66 that is signposted Darlington & Teesside, from there follow the signs for the airport.


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Airport Car Parking

Durham Tees Valley airport has facilities for both Short Term & Long Term Car Parking. Short term There is a facility that allows free parking for up to 20 minutes in the short stay parking, this is ideal if you are dropping off someone of collecting them from the airport.

Long Term parking is available the price is approx £16 per day is you book on the day. Cheaper prices by up to 25% are available if you book earlier, if you do need long term airport parking it is well worth booking in advance rather than on the day to both guarantee a parking space and save money on parking costs.

To book Durham Tees Valley Airport Car Parking please see: UK Airport Parking




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