There are 5 ways to get from Bradford to Whitby by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Scarborough
  2. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square) X93

$40 - $54

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Bus National Express  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Middlesbrough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 to Whitby, Arundel Place (1 Arundel Place) X93

$21 - $24

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

$37 - $100

Bus Yorkshire Coastliner  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Whitby, Boyes 840

$22 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Bradford to Whitby 82.7 miles

$17 - $26

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No, there is no direct bus from Bradford to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street and arriving at Whitby, Arundel Place (1 Arundel Place) via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bradford to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange and arriving at Whitby via Leeds and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Bradford and Whitby is 67 miles. The road distance is 82.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Whitby without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Bradford to Whitby, including transfers.

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Bradford to Whitby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street station.

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Bradford to Whitby train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Leeds station.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Whitby is to bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 25 min.

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Bradford to Whitby bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Whitby, Arundel Place (1 Arundel Place) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Bradford to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 66.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

What companies run services between Bradford, England and Whitby, North Yorkshire, England?

You can take a bus from Bradford to Whitby via Middlesbrough and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bradford to Whitby via Leeds and Darlington in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$17 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 to Whitby, Arundel Place (1 Arundel Place)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bradford to Whitby is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Bradford to Whitby.

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