Duration 3h 38m
Distance 49.8 miles
Average price £22
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Thirsk and Whitby takes 3h 38m and the fastest train takes 2h 16m. The train service runs several times per day from Thirsk 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.

Train • 3h 10m

  1. Thirsk
  2. Middlesbrough
  3. Whitby
3h 10m
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Thirsk to Whitby train times

Trains run every four hours between Thirsk and Whitby. The earliest departure is at 16:56 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Thirsk is at 21:56 which arrives into Whitby at 06:18. All services require a transfer at Middlesbrough and take an average of 3h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Thirsk to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Thirsk and arriving at Whitby via Middlesbrough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 10m.

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The distance between Thirsk and Whitby is 34 miles. The road distance is 49.8 miles.

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Thirsk to Whitby train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Thirsk station.

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

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