How to travel from Leeds to Scarborough

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from Leeds to Scarborough

You can get from Leeds to Scarborough by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Leeds to Scarborough on Mar 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:13AMLeeds1h40 10:53AMScarborough
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07:13AMLeeds1h42 08:55AMScarborough
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08:13AMLeeds1h41 09:54AMScarborough
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10:13AMLeeds1h40 11:53AMScarborough
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06:15AMLeeds1h38 07:53AMScarborough
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Travel Information from Leeds to Scarborough

distanceDistance56 miles (91 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $26
fastestFastest modeTrain • $26 (€23) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transpennine Express

Travel 56 miles (91 km) by bus or train from Leeds to Scarborough. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Leeds to Scarborough.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds to Scarborough

Travel Tips: Travel to Scarborough easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Leeds to Scarborough.

There are 2 ways to get from Leeds to Scarborough: bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Scarborough from Leeds is by taking a bus, which costs on average $21 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Scarborough:

Taking a bus is usually $6 (€5) less than taking a train to Scarborough, which costs on average $26 (€23) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Scarborough from Leeds is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Scarborough can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Scarborough by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The distance from Leeds to Scarborough is approximately 56 miles (91 km).

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Scarborough is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Leeds and Scarborough as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Leeds to Scarborough:

  • Buses from Leeds to Scarborough most often leave from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and arrive in Scarborough, Rail Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Leeds at Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Scarborough at Scarborough.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leeds to Scarborough, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Scarborough by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Leeds to Scarborough tickets on Omio for $21 (€18).
  • Transpennine Express can take you to Scarborough by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Transpennine Express from Leeds to Scarborough for $26 (€23).

Yes, there are direct routes from Leeds to Scarborough with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 10 direct trains per day to take to Scarborough with Transpennine Express.

Direct services to Scarborough tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Many of our customers traveling from Leeds to Scarborough don't make Scarborough their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Scarborough are London, York or Manchester, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Scarborough to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Leeds to Scarborough, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $21 (€18) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $26 (€23) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leeds to Scarborough online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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