There are 4 ways to get from Hull to Scunthorpe by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Thornton, Fountain Street to Scunthorpe, Bus Station 350|Humber Fastcat / ...

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Scunthorpe

$22 - $38

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hull to Scunthorpe 29.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Hull to Scunthorpe 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Hull to Scunthorpe is to bus which costs £3 - £8 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hull to Scunthorpe is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Hull and Scunthorpe is 17 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The bus from Thornton, Fountain Street to Scunthorpe, Bus Station takes 1 h 17 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thornton, Fountain Street and arriving at Scunthorpe, Bus Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hull to Scunthorpe. However, there are services departing from Hull and arriving at Scunthorpe via Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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Hull to Scunthorpe bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lincolnshire, depart from Hull station.

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Map of how to get from Hull to Scunthorpe.
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  • Distance: 17.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

What companies run services between Hull, England and Scunthorpe, England?

Stagecoach in Lincolnshire operates a bus from Hull to Scunthorpe every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hull to Scunthorpe via Doncaster in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hull to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Hull to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Super Off-Peak Single
$20 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $27
Anytime Single
$28 - $34
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Thornton, Fountain Street to Scunthorpe, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
EYMS
Phone
01482 592929
Email
BusLine@eyms.co.uk
Website
eyms.co.uk
Bus from Thornton, Fountain Street to Scunthorpe, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
eyms.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 Hull to Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hull to Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Hull Cars
Phone
+44 1482 828282
Website
hull-cars.com
Belmont Taxis
Phone
+44 1482 919191
Website
belmonttaxis.co.uk

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