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There are 7 ways to get from Scarborough to Scotland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Scarborough to York
  2. Take the train from York to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

$67 - $173

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Bus  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X93
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
  3. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Glasgow

$23 - $31

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Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Scarborough to York
  2. Take the train from York to Glasgow Central

$57 - $184

Train Northern Rail  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Whitby to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central

$77 - $163

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Scarborough to Glasgow 240.3 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Humberside, fly  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Scarborough to Hull
  2. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to Aberdeen (ABZ) HUY - ABZ

$93 - $281

Train, train to Durham, fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Scarborough to York
  2. Take the train from York to Darlington
  3. Fly from Durham (MME) to Aberdeen (ABZ) MME - ABZ

$132 - $407

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The cheapest way to get from Scarborough to Scotland is to bus which costs £17 - £24 and takes 9 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scarborough to Scotland is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scarborough station to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S and arriving at Glasgow via Middlesbrough and Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Scarborough to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Scarborough and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street via York and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Scarborough and Scotland is 227 miles. The road distance is 240.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Scarborough to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs £50 - £140.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Scarborough to Scotland, including transfers.

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Scarborough to Scotland bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S.

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Scarborough to Scotland train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Scarborough station.

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The best way to get from Scarborough to Scotland is to train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs £50 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £24 and takes 9 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Scarborough to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 227.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Scarborough, England and Scotland?

You can take a train from Scarborough to Glasgow via York and Edinburgh in around 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Scarborough to Glasgow via Middlesbrough and Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard in around 9 h 26 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Humberside to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Humberside to Aberdeen via Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Durham to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from York to Darlington
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
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 York to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from York to Darlington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$14 - $22
1st Class
$26 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from York to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from York to Darlington
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Whitby to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Scarborough to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Humberside Airport to Aberdeen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Scarborough to Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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Scarborough to Scotland train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scarborough to Scotland is 240 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from Scarborough to Scotland.

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Flybe offers flights from Humberside Airport to Aberdeen Airport.

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