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

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Train, bus  •  4 h 21 min

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

$49 - $68

Cheapest option

Line 592 bus, bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 592 bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) 592
  2. Take the bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) 508 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Whitby, Boyes 840

$26 - $35

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington
  3. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

$46 - $114

Bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Middlesbrough
  3. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 to Whitby, Arundel Place (1 Arundel Place) X93

$32 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to Whitby 109.5 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Burnley to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) and arriving at Whitby, Arundel Place (1 Arundel Place) via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Burnley to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Whitby via Leeds and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Burnley and Whitby is 82 miles. The road distance is 109.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Whitby without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Burnley to Whitby, including transfers.

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Burnley to Whitby bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, depart from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) station.

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Burnley to Whitby train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Burnley Manchester Road station.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Whitby is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 12 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Burnley to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 82.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Burnley to Whitby via Leeds and Darlington in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burnley to Whitby via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Middlesbrough, and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 in around 6 h 12 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Whitby
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lancashirebus.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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Burnley to Whitby is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Burnley to Whitby.

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