Barnard Castle School is well served by a number of regional airports. The nearest international airports are Durham-Tees Valley (within a 30-minute drive), Leeds-Bradford and Newcastle (within a 60-minute drive). Daily flights are available to and from London, Amsterdam and Dubai and, from there, to many other destinations via international connections. Other regional airports within commuting distance include Manchester, Liverpool and Robin Hood (Doncaster).
Transfers can be arranged using school vehicles or, where appropriate, taxis to and from airports. Transfers are chargeable with costs split among the number of pupils included in each transfer.
Barnard Castle is within half an hour from Darlington’s main line train station, with London King’s Cross accessible in under two and a half hours.