There are 5 ways to get from Sheffield to Whitby by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train, bus via Scarborough  •  3 h 28 min

  1. X93

$51 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. 843 / ...
  2. 840 / ...

$25 - $35

3 alternative options

Train, bus Yorkshire Coastliner  •  4 h 7 min

  1. 840 / ...

$39 - $78

Train  •  4 h 21 min

$71 - $105

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 104.8 miles

$22 - $35

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

You can take a train from Sheffield to Whitby via Darlington in around 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Whitby via Leeds, Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), and Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 in around 5 h 11 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to York
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Sheffield to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $65
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to York
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Single
$28 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
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 (Rail Station Interchange) to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Malton, Bus Station Stand 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sheffield and Whitby is 135 km. The road distance is 168 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Whitby is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Whitby is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £16 - £25.

No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Whitby via Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Whitby, Boyes via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and Malton, Bus Station Stand 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Sheffield to Whitby, including transfers.