There are 3 ways to get from Leeds to Whitby by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 15 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

$37 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

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

$20 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Whitby 73 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Whitby is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Whitby is to drive which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £11 - £18.

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

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Leeds to Whitby, including transfers.

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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 two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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

Yorkshire Coastliner operates a bus from Leeds to Whitby every 2 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 25 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 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
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 10 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 Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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