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There are 3 ways to get from St Helens to Whitby by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from Lea Green to Scarborough
  2. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station X93 / ...

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Train  •  5h 27m

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

£48 - £202

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Drive  •  2h 27m

  1. Drive from St Helens to Whitby 135.6 miles

£22 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from St Helens to Whitby is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from St Helens to Whitby is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from St Helens to Whitby. However, there are services departing from Lea Green and arriving at Whitby via Leeds and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between St Helens and Whitby is 113 miles. The road distance is 135.6 miles.

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The best way to get from St Helens to Whitby without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from St Helens to Whitby, including transfers.

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St Helens to Whitby train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Lea Green station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between St Helens to Whitby is 136 miles. It takes approximately 2h 27m to drive from St Helens to Whitby.

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  • Distance: 112.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 13m

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

You can take a train from St Helens to Whitby via Leeds and Darlington in around 5h 27m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lea Green to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£17 - £24
Off-Peak Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £55
Train from Lea Green to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £28
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £30
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £100
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £100
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
Website
Arriva North East

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