Unlimited off-peak travel for one day extending from Morpeth in the north to Northallerton in the south and from Hexham and Bishop Auckland in the west to Saltburn and Whitby in the east and includes Newcastle, Sunderland, Middlesbrough and Darlington.

Tyne and Tees Day ranger Ticket


The Tyne & Tees Day Ranger allows travel along the East Coast Main Line between Morpeth and Darlington and between Hexham and Sunderland via Newcastle.

You can also travel between Bishop Auckland, Saltburn and Whitby via Darlington and Middlesbrough and south to Northallerton but only via Yarm.

You can visit the North Yorkshire Moors Railway at Grosmont, Locomotion Museum at Shildon and the Darlington Head of Steam Museum.


Northern website
Northern route map
North Yorkshire Moors Railway
Shildon Locomotion museum
Darlington Head of Steam museum

Ticket Issuing System details:  name  /  code  /  group

This ticket has restriction code B3

fares & restrictions

Fares from 3rd March 2024

adult: £28.50
child (5-15): £14.25
16-17 saver: £14.25
railcards ⯆
 16 26 SE DI 2T FF H V: £18.80
 FF H V child fare: £5.40
Railcards ⯈ Railcards:
16 = 16-25
26 = 26-30
SE = Senior
DI = Disabled
2T = Two Together
FF = Family & Friends
H = HM Forces
V = Veterans

Previous fares ⯈ Previous fares (adult):
2023 - £27.10
2022 - £25.60
2021 - £24.10
2020 - £24.10
2019 - £23.40
2018 - £22.70
2014 - £21.00
2011 - £18.00

time restrictions
Mon to Fri: valid from 09:00 but 2T railcard not valid until 09:30
Also valid on the 08:45 Whitby-Middlesbrough

No restrictions at weekends or bank holidays

route restrictions
Not valid on direct services between Darlington and Northallerton.
Not valid on Grand Central trains.

train operating companies
CrossCountry, London North Eastern Railway, Northern, TransPennine Express

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Station ticket office:
Ticket Vending Machine: i Northern Ticket Vending Machines now sell most ranger and rover tickets but at the moment only for same-day travel (rather prohibitive for distant areas)

Some Avanti West Coast station TVMs for example Crewe, now sell local rangers and rovers.

A number of PTE areas sell local rangers from TVMs in their area e.g. South Yorkshire, Strathclyde and West Midlands


Tyne and Tees Day Ranger route map

This ticket is valid at these national network stations:

Allens West
Battersby; Billingham; Bishop Auckland; Blaydon
Castleton Moor; Chester-le-Street; Commondale; Corbridge; Cramlington
Danby; Darlington; Dinsdale; Dunston; Durham
Eaglescliffe; Egton
Glaisdale; Great Ayton; Grosmont; Gypsy Lane
Hartlepool; Heighington; Heworth; Hexham; Horden
James Cook University Hospital
Lealholm; Longbeck
Manors; Marske; Marton; MetroCentre; Middlesbrough; Morpeth
Newcastle; Newton Aycliffe; North Road-Darlington; Northallerton; Nunthorpe
Redcar British Steel; Redcar Central; Redcar East; Riding Mill; Ruswarp
Saltburn; Seaham; Seaton Carew; Shildon; Sleights; South Bank; Stocksfield; Stockton; Sunderland
Tees-side Airport; Thornaby
Whitby; Wylam