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from Manchester to Whitby

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Travel Information from Manchester to Whitby

distanceDistance95 miles (154 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $97
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $32 (€27) • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $97 (€81) • 4 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Take a bus or train to travel 95 miles (154 km) from Manchester to Whitby. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€27). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Whitby.

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FAQs

How do I reach Whitby from Manchester?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Manchester to Whitby?

The cheapest way to travel between Manchester and Whitby is by taking a bus with an average price of $32 (€27).

This is compared to other travel options to Whitby:

A bus is generally $65 (€54) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $97 (€81) from Manchester to Whitby.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester to Whitby?

The quickest way to travel to Whitby from Manchester is by train, which takes on average 4 h 16 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 5 h 40 min.

How far is it from Manchester to Whitby?

The distance from Manchester to Whitby is approximately 95 miles (154 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Manchester and in Whitby?

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

  • Buses from Manchester to Whitby most often leave from Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and arrive in Whitby, Windsor Terrace.
  • Trains mostly leave from Manchester Piccadilly and tend to arrive in Whitby.

Which travel operators can get me to Whitby from Manchester?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester 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 Manchester to Whitby tickets on Omio for $32 (€27).
  • Travel with First Transpennine Express to go to Whitby by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find First Transpennine Express Manchester to Whitby tickets on Omio for $97 (€81).

Where should I go next after I travel between Manchester and Whitby?

Looking to extend your trip from Manchester to Whitby? Many Omio customers who go from Manchester to Whitby usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like York, Leeds or London. If you're looking to explore York, Leeds or London from Whitby, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I book my Manchester to Whitby one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $32 (€27) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $97 (€81) one way on average.

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

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