There are 5 ways to get from Grimsby to Scarborough by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Grimsby Town to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to York
  3. Take the train from York to Scarborough

$50 - $102

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Bus EYMS  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Grimsby to Hull National Express
  2. Take the bus from Hull Interchange to Scarborough, Railway Station (West Square) X21 / ...

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Weelsby, Hainton Avenue to Humberside Airport, Airport Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Humberside Airport, Airport Terminal to Hull Interchange
  3. Take the train from Hull to Scarborough

$32 - $41

Bus Hunts Coaches  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to York, St George's Field Coach Park (Foss Basin) 4
  2. Take the bus from York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) to Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station) 843

$30 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Grimsby to Scarborough 70.9 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Grimsby to Scarborough is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grimsby to Scarborough is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grimsby to Scarborough station. However, there are services departing from Grimsby and arriving at Scarborough, Railway Station (West Square) via Hull Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Grimsby to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Grimsby Town and arriving at Scarborough via Doncaster and York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Grimsby and Scarborough is 51 miles. The road distance is 70.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Grimsby to Scarborough without a car is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs £35 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Grimsby to Scarborough, including transfers.

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Grimsby to Scarborough bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Grimsby station.

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Grimsby to Scarborough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Grimsby Town station.

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The best way to get from Grimsby to Scarborough is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs £35 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £17 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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Grimsby to Scarborough bus services, operated by EYMS, arrive at Scarborough, Railway Station (West Square).

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Grimsby to Scarborough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Scarborough station.

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Map of how to get from Grimsby to Scarborough.
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  • Distance: 51.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Grimsby, England and Scarborough, England?

You can take a train from Grimsby to Scarborough via Doncaster and York in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grimsby to Scarborough via Hull and Hull Interchange in around 3 h 51 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Grimsby Town to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to York
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$21 - $35
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Doncaster to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $26
Bus operators
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 Grimsby to Hull
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hull to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
EYMS
Phone
01482 592929
Email
BusLine@eyms.co.uk
Website
eyms.co.uk
Bus from Hull Interchange to Scarborough, Railway Station (West Square)
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
eyms.co.uk
Stagecoach Grimsby
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Weelsby, Hainton Avenue to Humberside Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Humberside Airport, Airport Terminal to Hull Interchange
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to York, St George's Field Coach Park (Foss Basin)
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) to Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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