There are 3 ways to get from Durham to Whitby by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Leazes Rd - Underpass Stand A (Shelter) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X12
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 to Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Station Square) X93

$20

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

$25 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Durham to Whitby 58.3 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Durham to Whitby is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Durham to Whitby is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Durham and Whitby is 44 miles. The road distance is 58.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Durham to Whitby, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Durham to Whitby station. However, there are services departing from Durham, Leazes Rd - Underpass Stand A (Shelter) and arriving at Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Station Square) via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Durham to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Durham and arriving at Whitby via Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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The best way to get from Durham to Whitby is to bus which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £16. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £19 - £55 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Durham to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 43.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

You can take a bus from Durham to Whitby via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 in around 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, Northern Rail operates a train from Durham to Whitby once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Leazes Rd - Underpass Stand A (Shelter) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 to Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Station Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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