There are 6 ways to get from Skipton to Whitby by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 2 min

  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 (Station Square) X93

$45 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus via Malton, Bus Station Stand 1  •  6 h 30 min

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

$23 - $30

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 19 min

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

$51 - $81

Bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) X84
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Whitby, Boyes 840

$24 - $30

Bus National Express  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) X84
  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 (Station Square) X4 / ...

$26 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  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 1 h 46 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Skipton to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) and arriving at Whitby, Boyes via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

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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 Middlesbrough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

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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 4 h 2 min and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min 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 (Jerry Croft) 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 5 h 19 min and costs £35 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £23 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Skipton to Whitby.
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  • Distance: 67.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Skipton to Whitby via Leeds and Middlesbrough in around 5 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skipton to Whitby via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 6 h 17 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Skipton to Leeds
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Whitby
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Leeds to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 4 to Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
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 (Leeds City Bus Station) to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
yorkbus.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 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 (Leeds City Bus Station) 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

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