There are 7 ways to get from Coventry to Whitby by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to York
  2. Take the train from York to Scarborough
  3. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station X93

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  8h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Coventry, Corporation St to Haymarket Bus Station 48
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Scarborough

£61 - £89

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Train  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

£73 - £141

Bus  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Middlesbrough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station X4 / ...

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Coventry to Whitby 181 miles

£29 - £45

Train to London Heathrow, fly, train  •  8h 27m

  1. Take the train from Coventry to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Whitby

£111 - £405

Train to Southampton, fly, train  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from Coventry to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Whitby

£110 - £252

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The cheapest way to get from Coventry to Whitby is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Coventry to Whitby is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Coventry station to Whitby station. However, there are services departing from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station and arriving at Whitby, Bus Station via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Coventry to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Coventry and arriving at Whitby via Birmingham New Street and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 38m.

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The distance between Coventry and Whitby is 149 miles. The road distance is 181 miles.

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The best way to get from Coventry to Whitby without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 19m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Coventry to Whitby, including transfers.

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Coventry to Whitby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Coventry to Whitby train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Coventry to Whitby is to train which takes 6h 38m and costs £70 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8h 36m.

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Map of how to get from Coventry to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 149.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 19m

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

You can take a train from Coventry to Whitby via Birmingham New Street and Darlington in around 6h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Coventry to Whitby via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Middlesbrough, and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 in around 8h 36m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £320
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £270
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to York
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Birmingham New Street to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Single
£55 - £90
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £85
Train from Coventry to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £10
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Whitby
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Whitby
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£11 - £17
Off-Peak Single
£23 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £50
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Coventry to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£90 - £130
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva North East
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva North East
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Book at
National Express
Stagecoach Midlands
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Corporation St to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach Midlands

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Coventry to Whitby bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Whitby, Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Coventry to Whitby is 181 miles. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Coventry to Whitby.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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