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There are 5 ways to get from Falkirk to Whitby by train, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington
  3. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

£43 - £304

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Train via Newcastle upon Tyne  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Whitby

£49 - £289

Night train, train  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the night train from Falkirk Grahamston to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Whitby

£70 - £94

Drive  •  3h 50m

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Whitby 203.5 miles

£30 - £50

Fly, train  •  10h 7m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Newcastle (NCL) EDI - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Whitby

£55 - £173

Falkirk → Whitby
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The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to Whitby is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Whitby is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Falkirk to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Whitby via Edinburgh and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Whitby is 164 miles. The road distance is 203.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Whitby without a car is to train which takes 5h 45m and costs £40 - £310.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from Falkirk to Whitby, including transfers.

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Falkirk to Whitby train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Falkirk Grahamston station.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Newcastle Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkirk to Whitby is 204 miles. It takes approximately 3h 50m to drive from Falkirk to Whitby.

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  • Distance: 163.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 45m

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

You can take a train from Falkirk to Whitby via Edinburgh and Darlington in around 5h 45m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£29 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£170 - £470
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Stavanger
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£190 - £550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £320
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£90 - £280
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £320
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£18 - £100
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £17
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£3 - £60
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £60
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £180
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£21 - £30
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £180
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £90
Anytime Day 1st Class
£140 - £210
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £180
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£20 - £28
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Whitby
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£19 - £35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£19 - £24
Anytime Day 1st Class
£23 - £35
Train from Newcastle to Whitby
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50

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