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Duration 11h 13m
Distance 110.4 miles
Average price £90
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Kendal and Whitby takes 11h 13m and the fastest train takes 5h 48m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Kendal 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. Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Carlisle
  3. Whitby
6h 34m
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£67 - £159

Kendal to Whitby train times

Trains run twice a week between Kendal and Whitby. The service departs Kendal at 22:43 at night, which arrives into Whitby at 15:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 11h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Kendal to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Kendal and arriving at Whitby via Oxenholme Lake District and Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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The distance between Kendal and Whitby is 87 miles. The road distance is 110.4 miles.

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Kendal to Whitby train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Oxenholme Lake District station.

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

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