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There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4h 42m

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

Cheapest option

Train, bus via York  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York
  2. Take the bus from York, Rail Station to Whitby, Boyes 840

$47 - $64

3 alternative options

Train  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough
  2. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Whitby

$64 - $90

Bus  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station X4 / ...

Drive  •  2h 17m

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby 131.3 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Whitby, Bus Station via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Whitby via Middlesbrough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 12m.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Whitby is 103 miles. The road distance is 131.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby is to train which takes 5h 12m and costs £45 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 103.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Whitby, North Yorkshire, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby via Middlesbrough in around 5h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby via Middlesbrough and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 in around 5h 16m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
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
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Rail Station to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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 Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Whitby, Bus Station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Whitby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby is 131 miles. It takes approximately 2h 17m to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Whitby.

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