There are 6 ways to get from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 14 min

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

$59 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X93
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Edinburgh National Express

$27 - $33

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Bus, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X93
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 19 to Durham, Bus Station X12
  3. Take the train from Durham to Edinburgh

$49 - $122

Bus Megabus UK  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X93
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Outside Northern Rock Building Society) X10 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) M20

$39 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh 197.4 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Scarborough to York
  2. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI

$98 - $253

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The cheapest way to get from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh is to bus which costs £20 - £25 and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Robin Hood’s Bay station to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road) and arriving at Edinburgh via Middlesbrough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 51 min.

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The distance between Robin Hood’s Bay and Edinburgh is 149 miles. The road distance is 197.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 5 h 14 min and costs £40 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road).

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The best way to get from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh is to train which takes 5 h 14 min and costs £40 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £25 and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Map of how to get from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 149.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Robin Hood’s Bay, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

You can take a train from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh via Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road), Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S, Scarborough, and York in around 5 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh via Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road), Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11, and Middlesbrough in around 6 h 51 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Scarborough to York
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from York to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Durham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Durham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Robin Hood's Bay, Thorpe Lane (Station Road) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 19 to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.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 Middlesbrough to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Outside Northern Rock Building Society)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh is 197 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to drive from Robin Hood’s Bay to Edinburgh.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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