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

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Train, bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to York
  2. Take the train from York to Scarborough
  3. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station X93

Cheapest option

Bus Yorkshire Coastliner  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Whitby, Boyes 840

$18 - $24

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 19 min

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

$69 - $104

Bus National Express  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street 240
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Middlesbrough M35
  3. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station X4 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Whitby 104.8 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Whitby is to bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Whitby is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Whitby station. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Whitby, Bus Station via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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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 19 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Whitby is 84 miles. The road distance is 104.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Whitby without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Sheffield to Whitby, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Whitby bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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Sheffield to Whitby train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Sheffield station.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Whitby is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs £50 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 84.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Whitby via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Middlesbrough, and Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 in around 6 h.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to York
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Sheffield to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Whitby
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
47 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
Bus operators
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
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
uk.megabus.com
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
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Whitby is 105 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Sheffield to Whitby.

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