There are 5 ways to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Whitby by train, bus, car or towncar

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, bus  •  3 h 38 min

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

$43 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 843 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Whitby, Boyes 840 / ...

$24 - $31

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 57 min

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

$42 - $106

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Whitby 77.2 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a town car from Leeds Bradford Airport to Whitby 77.2 miles

$200 - $290

What companies run services between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), England and Whitby, North Yorkshire, England?

You can take a train from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Whitby via Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel), Leeds, and Darlington in around 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Whitby via Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), and Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 in around 5 h 1 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
$29 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
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 (Leeds City Bus Station) to Malton, Bus Station Stand 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport to Whitby
Estimated price
$200 - $290

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and Whitby is 97 km. The road distance is 124 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Whitby is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Whitby is to drive which takes 1 h 33 min and costs £11 - £18.

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) and arriving at Whitby, Boyes via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and Malton, Bus Station Stand 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Whitby, including transfers.