Travelers are voting River Rede as the best river near Durham. There are 1 river near Durham a city just 37 km from Durham and 3 rivers near Newcastle upon Tyne which is 40 km distant. The most popular of these are River Rede near Durham and Haltwhistle Burn in Newcastle upon Tyne. You can find 58 River in the country of United Kingdom and Thames River is our members favorite River in all of United Kingdom. Want more? Check out our map of rivers near Durham.