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There are 5 ways to get from Halifax to Whitby by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Scarborough
  2. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station X93

Cheapest option

Bus Yorkshire Coastliner  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn 508 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Whitby, Boyes 840

$23 - $30

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

$39 - $104

Bus National Express  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Middlesbrough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station X4 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Whitby 93.1 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Whitby is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to Whitby is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Halifax station to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Whitby, Boyes via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Halifax to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Halifax and arriving at Whitby via Leeds and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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The distance between Halifax and Whitby is 73 miles. The road distance is 93.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Whitby without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Halifax to Whitby, including transfers.

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Halifax to Whitby bus services, operated by First, arrive at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Halifax to Whitby train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Leeds station.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Whitby is to train which takes 4 h 54 min and costs £30 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £23 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Halifax to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 73.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Halifax to Whitby via Leeds and Darlington in around 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Halifax to Whitby via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn in around 5 h 48 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
57 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
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$17 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
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 Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Halifax to Whitby bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, arrive at Whitby, Boyes station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to Whitby is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Halifax to Whitby.

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