Barnard Castle lies in the heart of Teesdale in the North East of England on the historic Durham/Yorkshire border. It is located in the South West part of the administrative unitary County Durham and is approximately 16 miles west of Darlington. The parish boundary is shown as a solid blue line on the map, below. The dotted blue line shows the boundary between the West Ward and the East Ward of the parish.
Public transport information can also be viewed on the Durham County Council website.