Find the Best Durham Day Trips with Us

If you are going to be in Durham and you’re looking for some day trips from Durham to keep you occupied, then you should come see us. We have some great trips on offer, as we run regular tours from the city to all over the UK.

All trips are in our stylish hired coaches, which are built for comfort and an enjoyable ride. They come with interior heating and cooling, on-board pluming and, of course, comfy seating. You will probably enjoy the ride almost as much as your destination. We do everything we can to make coach trips from Durham as enjoyable as possible for our passengers. If there is anything we can do to make yours even better, please let us know and we will try to accommodate you.


Durham Day Trip Ideas

Our customers are always looking for great coach tours from Durham and the surrounding areas. Sometimes, they come to us with an exact idea of where they want to travel and all the stops they would like to make along the way. Other times, they have a rough idea and want us to fill in the pieces for them. We’re happy to help either way, providing you with suggestions and even planning out an itinerary for the trip. Here are a few ideas for day trips from county Durham that are popular with our customers.


One of the highlights of the region is York, with its dungeons, castles, beautiful churches and vintage railway exhibit. There is a lot of history there and amazing architecture to appreciate. The town is famous for its cultural importance to the country and it numerous ancient structures that have stood against the ravages of time for centuries.

It’s perfect for relaxing trips, and you can take a walk along the walls of the city by the River Ouse. Or you can just appreciate some of the gothic architecture through the city. We’ll be happy to take you to any sights you want to see, dropping you off at the entrance so you don’t have to wait for our driver to find a parking space.


Another popular destination is Edinburgh. We recommend our passengers stop off at Edinburgh Station as a centralized location. From there, they can take a casual stroll and reach Holyrood Park, Royal Mile, Scott Monument, Holyrood Palace and Princes Street. This area has tons to keep you occupied, no matter what kind of interests you may have. From shopping to architecture to history and more, there’s a bit of something for everyone in Edinburgh.

Tyne and Wear

Along the coast, in Tyne and Wear, you can visit a number of lighthouses, beaches, harbours and other seaside attractions that can be as exciting or as relaxing as you like. You set the pace with our coach trips from county Durham. Just tell us where you want to go and how long you want to spend at each location, and we’ll ensure you are accommodated to the best of our ability.

Your Trip, Your Way

At Go by Coach, the trip is all about you. When you choose us for coach trips from Durham, you always get the best and most reliable service. We can pick you up no matter where you are in the area. We don’t require our passengers to meet us at a certain location. We can come to you and take you wherever you need to go. While we provide a lot of coach tours from Durham, we also offer transportation around the city, for weddings, airport transfers, parties and more. Whether you need an all-day coach hire or just a drop-off from here to there, we are the ones to call.

We work hard to accommodate our guests. You can bring as many as 70 people onto one of our larger coaches, and we have much smaller buses available for those tinier groups. It doesn’t matter what size your group is, we can accommodate them.

You decide how large of a bus you want to take for day trips from Durham. If you want a lot of extra room for equipment or luggage, then we have buses that will suit your needs.

If your looking to travel in comfort and style, then we have just the hired coaches to fit your specifications. Just tell us what you want from a hired coach, and we will ensure that your needs are met. Contact us today to schedule transport for your next day trip or tour. We would love you take you.