Darlington Car Hire

Darlington is a town located in County Durham, England. The town can be reached by road via the A66 (Darlington Eastern Bypass), which was built in the mid-eighties. The train station in the town is Darlington Railway Station, which is served by the East Coast Mainline, and has frequent services to Manchester Airport, London, Leeds Newcastle and many more towns. Darlington town is a town renowned for its unique structures such as railways, commercial houses, and residential homes. The engineering of these structures is of high quality and amazing. Most of its buildings are designed in epic and unique ways that distinguish them from other surrounding towns.

History of Darlington:

The town is known for its proactive nature of articulating social, economic and political issues. It is a town where large media houses have been established and the center for the production of major magazines. Thus, it is a town equipped with necessary and current information tips and news just as they happen.The River Skerne is one of the largest rivers around Darlington, that acts as an attraction and a recreation site. The amazing part is that this river flows in the middle of the Darlington town where most of the tourists can enjoy its view at their convenient times. The Hells Kettles is a spring located next to the great field known as Oxen-le-field. Have you ever imagined a creator resulting from the impact of a ferocious earthquake? Well, it is believed that around the 11th century, a fierce earthquake hit the town leading to the creation of the spring. The pits are however dangerous, and they led to the death of several people and animals. However, the spring has continued to be very popular attraction for tourist and locals who enjoy the area.

The Brafferton is also another popular attraction that visitors find comfort and a serene atmosphere to relax. In the past it acted as a breeding ground for Durham Ox after Charles and Robert initialized its development. It has continued to attract visitors from all parts of the UK. The famous Ox was later slaughtered when it weighed 189 kilograms making a remarkable history. Later, several firms sprouted in the town with names formulated around the famous Durham Ox.

Public Transport:

Scarlet Band and Arriva North East are the two companies who provide bus services in Darlington town centre. Arriva runs the majority of the bus services in the town. Durham Tees Valley Airport in the nearest airport to Darlington, and is just five miles East of the town. Newcastle Airport is the closest larger airport (48 miles) with Leeds/Bradford Airport about sixty two miles (99km) away.