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Duration 2h 52m
Distance 69.5 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Gateshead and Whitby takes 2h 52m and the fastest train takes 2h 48m. The train service runs several times per day from Gateshead to Whitby. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Newcastle
  2. Whitby
2h 48m
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£30 - £50

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Want to know about travelling from Gateshead to Whitby? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newcastle and arriving at Whitby. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 48m.

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The distance between Gateshead and Whitby is 52 miles. The road distance is 69.5 miles.

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Gateshead to Whitby train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Newcastle station.

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Gateshead to Whitby train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Whitby station.

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What companies run services between Gateshead and Whitby?

Northern Rail operates a train from Newcastle to Whitby twice daily. Tickets cost £30 - £50 and the journey takes 2h 48m.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50

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