Where is Eggleston?
Eggleston is around an hour’s drive from Newcastle or Teesside. From further afield, the drive from London takes some 5 hours via either the A1 or M1 to Scotch Corner, then via the A66, turning off towards Barnard Castle. For directions please click here. There’s plenty of free parking available outside the Coach House, though it can be busy on Bank Holidays.
Eggleston is approximately 30 minutes drive from the nearest train station at Darlington. Virgin East Coast trains run roughly hourly from London Kings Cross and the journey takes around two and a half hours.
Arriva bus services 75 or 76 run to Barnard Castle from Darlington. An hourly Arriva service 95 or 96 runs from Barnard Castle up to Eggleston. The driver will usually stop outside the main gates on request.