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There are 4 ways to get from Scunthorpe to Whitby by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Scunthorpe to Scarborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station X93

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Train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

$42 - $109

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Scunthorpe, Bus Station to Hull Interchange
  2. Take the train from Hull to Scarborough
  3. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station X93

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Scunthorpe to Whitby 93.4 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Scunthorpe to Whitby is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scunthorpe to Whitby is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scunthorpe to Whitby station. However, there are services departing from Scunthorpe and arriving at Whitby, Bus Station via Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Scunthorpe to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Scunthorpe and arriving at Whitby via Doncaster and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Scunthorpe and Whitby is 63 miles. The road distance is 93.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Scunthorpe to Whitby without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Scunthorpe to Whitby, including transfers.

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Scunthorpe to Whitby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Scunthorpe station.

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Scunthorpe to Whitby train services, operated by LNER, depart from Doncaster station.

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The best way to get from Scunthorpe to Whitby is to bus which takes 4 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £85 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Scunthorpe to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 63.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Scunthorpe to Whitby via Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S in around 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Scunthorpe to Whitby via Doncaster and Darlington in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Darlington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Whitby
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hull to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
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 Scunthorpe to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Scunthorpe to Hull
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Scunthorpe, Bus Station to Hull Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
EYMS
Phone
01482 592929
Email
BusLine@eyms.co.uk
Website
eyms.co.uk
Bus from Scunthorpe, Bus Station to Hull Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
eyms.co.uk

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Scunthorpe to Whitby bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Whitby, Bus Station.

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Scunthorpe to Whitby train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Whitby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scunthorpe to Whitby is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Scunthorpe to Whitby.

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