Holidays to Durham

United States
Constantly ranked as having one of the highest concentrations of educated populace in the US, Durham (and the rest of the Triangle -- Raleigh and Chapel Hill) is a hotbed of innovation, academics and artistic pursuits. The downtown area is in the middle of a city-changing revitalization effort, and if …

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How to get to Durham

Here's what you need to know about getting to Durham. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Durham takes 7 hours, 20 minutes.

When to go to Durham

Typical Holiday Price

£956 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Durham varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - May is the cheapest month to go to Durham.

Where to stay in Durham

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Durham, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Durham

Ivy Dawned | FlickrSarah P.  Duke Gardens
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
gyoung858 | FlickrDurham Bulls Athletic Park
Durham Bulls Athletic Park
Dan Ruth & Ellie Roscher | FlickrDuke University Chapel
Duke University Chapel
Sergey Galyonkin | FlickrEno River State Park
Eno River State Park
Chris_Short | FlickrMuseum of Life and Science
Museum of Life and Science
bumeister1 | FlickrFullsteam Brewery
Fullsteam Brewery
James Willamor | FlickrDurham Performing Arts Center
Durham Performing Arts Center
Cat Matt | Trip by SkyscannerAmerican Tobacco Campus District
American Tobacco Campus District
Joseph Coureur | Trip by SkyscannerNasher Museum of Art
Nasher Museum of Art
Live4Soccer68 | FlickrCameron Indoor Stadium
Cameron Indoor Stadium

Reviews of Durham

Bannon Price
Bannon PriceAshdown

I love durham for so many reasons! Thier are so many atractions. One of my favirote places to go is to the park and sit on the bench. The reason I want to go is because it is so buetiful.

Danielle Christensen
Danielle ChristensenDurham

Durham truly is amazing. There is always something todo and always something going on. There is something for everyone at every age.

Steve DeAngelo
Steve DeAngeloMelbourne

Durham city is the county seat for Durham County. The city has about a quarter-million people, while the county has just over a half-million residents. Duke University is located within the boundaries of the city of Durham.

Jamie Greggain
Jamie GreggainUnited States

i liked going to durham cos there are good shops and places and a friend of mine called steve toth lives there

Nearby destinations

Greensboro / High Point