Durham to Jersey is just 593 miles away, the airport is also known as Durham Tees Valley Airport and its old name was Teesside International Airport, it is an international airport in the north east of England located south east of Darlington, south of Durham. The airport is one on the UK’s smaller airports, but offers links to several domestic and European destinations. It is connected to Darlington Railway Station by the free Sky Express 737 bus service. The airport provides a wide range of facilities including those for business, children and disabled travellers. Public transportation to and from the airport is reliable and frequent with a choice of trains, coaches, taxis and car hire.Durham Tees Valley Airport has two Travelex bureau de change outlets, one in the main check-in hall and one in departures near WH Smiths. Both male and female toilets have baby change facilities, with the exception of the baggage reclaim halls, where the facility is located in the disabled passenger toilet. Cashpoint machines are located on the main concourse beside the Travelex counter and in the departure lounge.
Durham is a cathedral city with a fine Norman Castle, dating from 1073 (currently a college of Durham University and the oldest student accommodation in the world) and lies within a loop of the River Wear, locally known as The Peninsula. There are many historic sites to see in Durham such as the Durham Cathedral that boasts a 66 metre tower, with wonderful views of the city and surrounding countryside. The Durham Light Infantry Museum and Art Gallery is a small museum with amaing works of art and light infantry. Thousands of visitors flock to Durham every year to enjoy world-class tourist hotspots such as Durham Cathedral and the university buildings steeped in heritage.Some interesting sights to see in Durham are:
There’s so much to do between Jersey and Durham that you certainly be able to take a break from the stresses of life once you go to some of these places that we’ve mentioned. Enjoy your trip and don’t forget to enjoy the journey as well. Even the airports carry history with them, so no matter where you go, it will be an unforgettable experience.