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

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Train, bus  •  4h 6m

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

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Bus  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Market Place to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn X84
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 843 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Whitby, Boyes 840

$22 - $30

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Skipton to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington
  3. Take the train from Darlington to Whitby

$43 - $113

Bus National Express  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Keighley, Bus Station to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn 60
  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  •  1h 46m

  1. Drive from Skipton to Whitby 90.8 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Skipton to Whitby is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Skipton to Whitby is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skipton to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Skipton, Market Place and arriving at Whitby, Boyes via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn and Malton, Bus Station Stand 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Skipton to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Skipton and arriving at Whitby via Leeds and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Skipton and Whitby is 68 miles. The road distance is 90.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Skipton to Whitby without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 6m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 6m to get from Skipton to Whitby, including transfers.

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Skipton to Whitby bus services, operated by First, depart from Skipton, Market Place station.

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Skipton to Whitby train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Skipton station.

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The best way to get from Skipton to Whitby is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs £30 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £24 and takes 6h 33m.

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Map of how to get from Skipton to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 67.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 6m

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

You can take a train from Skipton to Whitby via Leeds and Darlington in around 4h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skipton to Whitby via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn and Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 in around 6h 33m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Skipton to Leeds
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Whitby
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Skipton to Leeds
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
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
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Malton, Bus Station Stand 1
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.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 Keighley to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
National Express
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
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Megabus UK

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Skipton to Whitby bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, arrive at Whitby, Boyes station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Skipton to Whitby is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1h 46m to drive from Skipton to Whitby.

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