There are 5 ways to get from Thirsk to Scarborough by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Thirsk to York
  2. Take the train from York to Scarborough

$27 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) to York, Station Avenue (Rail Station Interchange) 30 / ...
  2. Take the bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station) 843 / ...

$21 - $25

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) to York, Station Avenue (Rail Station Interchange) 30 / ...
  2. Take the train from York to Scarborough

$27 - $39

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thirsk to Scarborough 44.7 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Thirsk to Scarborough 44.7 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thirsk to Scarborough is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thirsk to Scarborough is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Thirsk and Scarborough is 38 miles. The road distance is 44.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Thirsk to Scarborough, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thirsk to Scarborough station. However, there are services departing from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) and arriving at Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station) via York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thirsk to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Thirsk and arriving at Scarborough via York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Thirsk, England and Scarborough, England?

You can take a train from Thirsk to Scarborough via York in around 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thirsk to Scarborough via York, Station Avenue (Rail Station Interchange) and York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) in around 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thirsk to York
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Thirsk to York
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $18
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Reliance Motor Services
Phone
01904 768262
Website
reliancebuses.co.uk
Bus from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) to York, Station Avenue (Rail Station Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
reliancebuses.co.uk
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Thirsk to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190

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