There are 11 ways to get from Oxford to Whitby by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to York
  2. Take the train from York to Scarborough

£78 - £115

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Bus  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn M34
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Whitby, Boyes 840

£35 - £54

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Bus via Milton Keynes  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
  3. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Middlesbrough M36 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station X4 / ...

Drive  •  3h 59m

  1. Drive from Oxford to Whitby 234.1 miles

£35 - £60

Train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle, train  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Whitby

£97 - £243

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Whitby

£103 - £324

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Scarborough

£111 - £260

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Scarborough

£92 - £251

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle, train  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Whitby

£86 - £237

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Scarborough

£103 - £214

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Scarborough

£119 - £325

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Whitby is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Whitby is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 3h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, St Giles and arriving at Whitby, Boyes via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 20m.

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The distance between Oxford and Whitby is 192 miles. The road distance is 234.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Whitby without a car is to train which takes 6h 47m and costs £75 - £120.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Oxford to Whitby, including transfers.

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Oxford to Whitby bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Oxford City Centre, St Giles station.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Whitby is to train which takes 6h 47m and costs £75 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 9h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Oxford to Whitby bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, arrive at Whitby, Boyes station.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 192 miles
  • Duration: 6h 47m

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Whitby via York, Scarborough, and Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S in around 6h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Whitby via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn in around 9h 20m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £330
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £210
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £280
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £280
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £400
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £400
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £170
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to York
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Single
£60 - £100
Off-Peak Single
£60 - £95
Train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£26 - £40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £10
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £29
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £24
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£15 - £23
Advanced Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £50
Train from Didcot Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£15 - £24
Advanced Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £50
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£21 - £40
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £21
Website
Megabus UK
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Yorkshire Coastliner
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £10
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National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
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National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milton Keynes to Leeds
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
Blablabus
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva North East

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Whitby is 234 miles. It takes approximately 3h 59m to drive from Oxford to Whitby.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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