There are 6 ways to get from Darlington to Whitby by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

£12 - £18

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Train, bus  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Saltburn
  2. Take the bus from Saltburn, Station to Whitby, Bus Station X4

Bus  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X66 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 to Whitby, Arundel Place X93

Bus via Whitby, Bus Station  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X66 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station X4 / ...

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darlington to Whitby 46.5 miles

£95 - £120

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Darlington to Whitby 46.5 miles

£7 - £12

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The cheapest way to get from Darlington to Whitby is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darlington to Whitby is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Darlington to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Darlington, Tubwell Row and arriving at Whitby, Arundel Place via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Darlington and arriving at Whitby. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between Darlington and Whitby is 38 miles. The road distance is 46.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Darlington to Whitby without a car is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £12 - £18.

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The train from Darlington to Whitby takes 2h 2m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Darlington to Whitby bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Darlington, Tubwell Row station.

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Darlington to Whitby train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Darlington station.

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The best way to get from Darlington to Whitby is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £12 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Darlington to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 37.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Darlington to Whitby once daily. Tickets cost £12 - £18 and the journey takes 2h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Darlington to Whitby via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 in around 2h 43m.

Train operators
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 Darlington to Saltburn
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Saltburn, Station to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva North East
Bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Arriva North East
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 to Whitby, Arundel Place
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
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 Darlington to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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Other operators
Taxi from Darlington to Whitby
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
Paul's Taxis
Phone
+44 7828 285 656
Website
paulstaxis-darlington.co.uk
Darlington Station Taxis
Phone
+44 1325 468 888
Website
darlingtonstationtaxis.com
1AB Taxis
Phone
+44 1325 28 28 28
Website
1abtaxis.co.uk

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Darlington to Whitby bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Whitby, Arundel Place station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Darlington to Whitby is 46 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Darlington to Whitby.

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