There are 4 ways to get from Sheffield to Whitley Bay by train, bus or car

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Train CrossCountry  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Newcastle

$67 - $101

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Whitley Bay National Express

$19 - $27

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Train TransPennine Express  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Huddersfield
  2. Take the train from Huddersfield to Newcastle

$60 - $93

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Whitley Bay 136 miles

$29 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Whitley Bay. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Whitley Bay via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Whitley Bay station. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Whitley Bay is 115 miles. The road distance is 136 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Whitley Bay without a car is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Sheffield to Whitley Bay, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Whitley Bay is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 15 min.

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Sheffield to Whitley Bay bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Whitley Bay station.

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Sheffield to Whitley Bay train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Whitley Bay.
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  • Distance: 115.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Whitley Bay, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Sheffield to Whitley Bay hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Whitley Bay via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street in around 5 h 15 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Huddersfield to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
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 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 Whitley Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Whitley Bay is 136 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Sheffield to Whitley Bay.

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