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

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Train  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Newcastle

$67 - $101

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Bus National Express  •  5h 15m

  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

2 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Meadowhall Interchange to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street M20 / ...

$25 - $41

Drive  •  2h 18m

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Whitley Bay 136 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Whitley Bay is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 5h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Whitley Bay is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 18m.

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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 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Whitley Bay. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Whitley Bay via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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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 2h 26m and costs £50 - £80.

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It takes approximately 2h 26m 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 2h 26m and costs £50 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £35 and takes 4h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Whitley Bay.
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  • Distance: 115.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

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 1h 49m. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Sheffield to Whitley Bay 5 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 2h 55m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Meadowhall Interchange to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
Megabus 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
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Whitley Bay
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express

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

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