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Raby Castle

Co. Durham

Tel: +44 (0)1833 660202

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Raby Castle is located on the A688, 1 mile North of Staindrop.

From the North

Raby Castle is located on the A688 approximately 8 miles north east of Bamard Castle.

When travelling from the north, Raby can be reached via the A1(M) or the A68.

From the A1(M) leave Junction 60.

Travel along the A688 westbound towards West Auckland (where the A68 joins the north) and on towards Bamard Castle.

Raby Castle is positioned on the right hand side.

From the South

When approaching from the South, leave the A1(M) at Junction 58, travel towards West Auckland, turning left on to the A688 towards Barnard Castle - Raby Castle is on the right hand side.

From the West

When approaching from the west use the A66 to Bowes, and then the A67 to Barnard Castle, where you will travel through the town, taking the A688 signposted Staindrop and Bishop Auckland.

The Castle will be on your left hand side, approximately one mile east of Staindrop village.

Approximate distances from villages, towns and cities:

Public Transport


If travelling by bus you should alight at Raby Castle, North Lodge.

The following bus services, service this stop:

Please check bus routes direct with transport provider


Durham Tees Valley Airport, Darlington, DL2 1LU

Newcastle International Airport, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE13 8BZ

Train Stations

Darlington Train Station, Bank Top, Darlington, DL1 4AA

For up to date information on all public transport call Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. (+44 871 200 22 33 if dialling from outside the UK). Or visit the Traveline website.

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Raby Castle Opening Times

Castle & Gardens

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Castle Terrace & Park

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:30am - 3:30pm
Wednesday: 10:30am - 3:30pm
Thursday: 10:30am - 3:30pm
Friday: 10:30am - 3:30pm
Saturday: 10:30am - 3:30pm
Sunday: 10:30am - 3:30pm

Teamrooms & Shops

Monday: 10.00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday: 10.00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 10.00am - 5:00pm
Thursday: 10.00am - 7:00pm
Friday: 10.00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 10.00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 10.00am - 5:00pm

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