There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh to Robin Hood’s Bay by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 53 min

$62 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  6 h 22 min

  1. National Express
  2. X93

$28 - $32

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. X12
  2. X93

$51 - $125

Bus via Berwick-upon-Tweed, Chapel Street (Library)  •  9 h 10 min

  1. 253
  2. X15
  3. X10 / ...
  4. X93

$49 - $57

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. 196.3 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. EDI - MAN

$102 - $258

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Robin Hood’s Bay, England?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Robin Hood’s Bay via York, Scarborough, Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S, and Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road) in around 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Robin Hood’s Bay via Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9, and Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road) in around 6 h 22 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Edinburgh to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Edinburgh to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$27 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $75
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9 to Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Hillside, Leopold Place (at 11) to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Chapel Street (Library)
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
simplygo.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Robin Hood’s Bay is 239 km. The road distance is 314 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Robin Hood’s Bay is to bus which costs £21 - £25 and takes 6 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Robin Hood’s Bay is to drive which takes 3 h 36 min and costs £30 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Robin Hood’s Bay. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road) via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Edinburgh to Robin Hood’s Bay, including transfers.