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

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Leeds to Whitby hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min. Alternatively, Yorkshire Coastliner operates a bus from Leeds to Whitby every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Avg. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Avg. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
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 Whitby, Boyes
Avg. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Malton, Bus Station Stand 1
Avg. 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
Avg. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leeds to Whitby?

The distance between Leeds and Whitby is 98 km. The road distance is 117 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Whitby?

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Whitby is to drive which costs £14 and takes 1 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leeds to Whitby?

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Whitby is to drive which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £14.

Is there a direct train between Leeds and Whitby?

No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Whitby via Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leeds and Whitby?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and arriving at Whitby, Boyes. Services depart every four hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Leeds to Whitby?

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Leeds to Whitby, including transfers.