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

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Bus  •  2 h 47 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, Arundel Place (1 Arundel Place) X93

$20

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Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

$25 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Durham to Whitby 58.3 miles

$12 - $19

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No, there is no direct bus from Durham to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Durham, Leazes Rd - Underpass Stand A (Shelter) and arriving at Whitby, Arundel Place (1 Arundel Place) via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 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 distance between Durham and Whitby is 44 miles. The road distance is 58.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Durham to Whitby without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Durham to Whitby, including transfers.

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Durham to Whitby bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Durham, Leazes Rd - Underpass Stand A (Shelter) station.

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

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The best way to get from Durham to Whitby is to bus which takes 2 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 16 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Durham to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 43.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 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 47 min. Alternatively, Northern Rail operates a train from Durham to Whitby once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 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
$10
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Durham to Whitby is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Durham to Whitby.

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