How to travel from Leeds to Whitby

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

May 28
May 29
May 30
May 31
Jun 01
Jun 02
Jun 03

Travel Information from Leeds to Whitby

distanceDistance60 miles (97 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $46
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€20) • 3 h 39 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $46 (€41) • 3 h 13 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a bus or train to travel 60 miles (97 km) from Leeds to Whitby. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 13 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leeds to Whitby.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds to Whitby

Travel to Whitby 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 Whitby.

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

The cheapest way to go to Whitby from Leeds is by taking a bus, which costs on average $22 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Whitby:

A bus is $24 (€22) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Leeds to Whitby costing on average $46 (€41).

The fastest way from Leeds to Whitby is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 13 min.

There are alternative travel options to Whitby that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 39 min.

Whitby is approximately 60 miles (97 km) away from Leeds.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leeds to Whitby:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop to Whitby, Windsor Terrace.
  • Most travelers take a train from Leeds Railway Station to Whitby.

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

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Whitby. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Leeds to Whitby tickets on Omio for $22 (€20).
  • Northern Rail can get you to Whitby by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Northern Rail from Leeds to Whitby for $46 (€41) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Leeds to Whitby often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like York, London or Sheffield. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Leeds and Whitby itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Whitby and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $22 (€20) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $46 (€41) one way on average.

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

Travelling from Leeds to Whitby: related information

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

Hand With Phone