How to travel from York to Scarborough

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Travel Information between York and Scarborough

distanceDistance35 miles (56 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$13 - $33
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 47 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 47 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or TransPennine Express

Travel 35 miles (56 km) by train or bus from York to Scarborough. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or TransPennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from York to Scarborough.

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from York to Scarborough

How to get from York to Scarborough by train, bus or flight.

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

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Travel to Scarborough from York on National Express travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

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 York - Scarborough 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.

    FAQs: Travel from York to Scarborough

    FAQs: 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 York to Scarborough.

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

    The cheapest way to get from York to Scarborough is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $13 (€11) compared to other travel options to Scarborough:

    A train is $20 (€17) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from York to Scarborough costing on average $33 (€28).

    The quickest way to travel from York to Scarborough is by train, which takes on average 47 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Bus takes 1 h 15 min on average.

    Scarborough is approximately 35 miles (56 km) away from York.

    The average frequency per day from York to Scarborough is:

    • Around 12 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from York to Scarborough as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from York to Scarborough:

    • Most travelers catch their bus from York, Rail Station and arrive in Scarborough, Seamer Station.
    • Most travelers take a train from York to Scarborough.

    The following travel companies offer services from York to Scarborough:

    • Travel with TransPennine Express to go to Scarborough by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find TransPennine Express York to Scarborough tickets on Omio for $13 (€11).

    Yes, there are direct services available from York to Scarborough with the following travel companies:

    • Direct trains with TransPennine Express with 12 direct trains per day.

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

    Your trip from York to Scarborough doesn't have to end in Scarborough. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Leeds, London, Dewsbury or Garforth. If you’d like to add Leeds, London, Dewsbury or Garforth to your York to Scarborough tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Scarborough today!

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