How to travel from London to Whitby

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from London to Whitby

How to get from London to Whitby by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from London to Whitby is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

London North Eastern Railway
05:00PM5h16
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:16PMWhitby station (WTB)
$1011One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
05:00PM5h16
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:16PMWhitby station (WTB)
$1011One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
British Airways
06:25PM1h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
07:35PMNewcastle Airport (NCL)
$2281One-way
0 transfers
Other options
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AM4h42
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:42PMWhitby
$2061One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
12:00PM4h42
London Kings Cross (KGX)
04:42PMWhitby
$2581One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
10:00AM4h42
London Kings Cross (KGX)
02:42PMWhitby
$3131One-way
1 transfer
British Airways
08:50PM1h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
10:00PMNewcastle Airport (NCL)
$2281One-way
0 transfers
British Airways
09:15PM1h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
10:25PMNewcastle Airport (NCL)
$2281One-way
0 transfers
British Airways
10:00PM1h15
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
11:15PMNewcastle Airport (NCL)
$2281One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information between London and Whitby

distanceDistance206 miles (332 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$45 - $36
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $36 (€31) • 4 h 42 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $45 (€39) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, Azul or East Coast

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 206 miles (332 km) to Whitby from London. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express, Azul or East Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from London to Whitby.

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Find the best journey from London to Whitby with National Express, Grand Central Trains and Northern Rail (3). Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Grand Central Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the North East of England, Yorkshire and the East Midlands. Grand Central Trains offers a range of services, including express, semi-fast and stopping services. Express services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to three hours. Semi-fast services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to four hours. Stopping services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to five hours. Grand Central Trains offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Standard tickets are the most economical option, while First Class tickets offer more comfort and space. Advance tickets are available for purchase up to 12 weeks in advance and offer the best value for money. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Grand Central Trains are London to Bradford, London to Sunderland, London to York and London to Wakefield.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Whitby travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.

        FAQs: Travel from London to Whitby

        FAQs: 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 London to Whitby.
        FAQs

        There are 3 travel options to Whitby from London. You can take a train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to Whitby from London is by taking a bus, which costs on average $36 (€31).

        This is compared to other ways of getting from London to Whitby:

        Taking a bus costs () less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of ().

        Taking a bus costs $10 (€8) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $45 (€39) for the same trip.

        Taking a bus costs $17 (€15) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $53 (€46).

        The quickest way to travel to Whitby from London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Bus takes 4 h 42 min on average.

        Train takes 4 h 36 min on average.

        The distance is approximately 206 miles (332 km) from London to Whitby.

        The average frequency per day from London to Whitby is:

        • 1 train per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from London to Whitby as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Whitby:

        • Buses from London to Whitby most often leave from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Whitby, Windsor Terrace.
        • Trains mostly depart from London Euston and arrive in Whitby.

        Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Whitby:

        • You can travel between London and Whitby by bus with National Express or Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $36 (€31) with National Express from London to Whitby.
        • You can go to Whitby from London by plane with Azul or British Airways. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $45 (€39) with British Airways from London to Whitby on Omio.
        • You can travel to Whitby from London by train with East Coast or Grand Central Trains. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $53 (€46) with East Coast from London to Whitby.

        Yes, there are direct routes from London to Whitby with the following travel companies:

        • You can take a direct bus with.
        • You'll find direct ferries with.
        • You'll find direct flights with British Airways.
        • You'll find direct trains with.

        Direct services to Whitby 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 journey.

        Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Whitby often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like York, Scarborough, Leeds, Pickering or Middlesbrough. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Whitby itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Whitby and any of these top destinations today!

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