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from York to Whitby

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Travel Information from York to Whitby

distanceDistance41 miles (66 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $29
fastestFastest modeTrain • $29 (€24) • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a bus or train to travel 41 miles (66 km) between York and Whitby. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from York to Whitby.

Travel Tips: Travel from York 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 York to Whitby.

How do I go from York to Whitby?

There are 2 travel options from York to Whitby: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Whitby from York?

The cheapest way to go to Whitby from York is by taking a bus, which costs on average $20 (€17).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Whitby:

A bus is $9 (€7) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from York to Whitby costing on average $29 (€24).

What is the fastest way from York to Whitby?

The fastest way from York to Whitby is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 45 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

How far is Whitby from York?

Whitby is approximately 41 miles (66 km) away from York.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from York to Whitby?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from York, Train Station and arrive in Whitby, Windsor Terrace.
  • Most travelers take a train from York to Whitby.

Who can get me from York to Whitby?

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

  • Travel with National Express to go to Whitby by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express York to Whitby tickets on Omio for $20 (€17).
  • Travel with Northern Rail to go to Whitby by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Northern Rail York to Whitby tickets on Omio for $29 (€24).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from York to Whitby?

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

How early should I book tickets from York to Whitby online for the best deals?

Before traveling from York to Whitby, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $20 (€17) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $29 (€24) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking York to Whitby tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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