There are 4 ways to get from Alnwick Castle to York by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Alnmouth to York

$26 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Alnwick to Leeds National Express

$21 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library) to Haymarket Bus Station X15 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Teesdale, Kirkdale (Teesdale Lodge Roundabout) X10
  3. Take the train from Thornaby to York

$33 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Alnwick Castle to York 116.9 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Alnwick Castle, England and York, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Alnwick Castle to York every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Alnwick Castle to York once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to York
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Teesdale, Kirkdale (Teesdale Lodge Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
simplygo.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alnwick Castle and York is 167 km. The road distance is 187 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alnwick Castle to York is to bus which costs £15 - £21 and takes 4 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Alnwick Castle to York is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £18 - £28.

No, there is no direct bus from Alnwick Castle to York. However, there are services departing from Alnwick and arriving at York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Alnwick Castle to York, including transfers.