There are 10 ways to get from Whitby to Cambridge by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 (Station Square) to York, Rail Station 840 / ...
  2. Take the train from York to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Cambridge

$73 - $114

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 (Station Square) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) 840 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds to Milton Keynes Coachway National Express

$51 - $61

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Bus, train via Scarborough  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Station Square) to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S X93
  2. Take the train from Scarborough to York
  3. Take the train from York to Peterborough
  4. Take the train from Peterborough to Cambridge

$83 - $132

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Whitby to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Cambridge

$81 - $129

Train East Midlands Trains  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Scarborough to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Cambridge

$138 - $203

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Whitby to Cambridge 207.2 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, bus to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Heworth Interchange (Heworth Interchange/metro Station)
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$113 - $345

Bus, train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Station Square) to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S
  2. Take the train from Scarborough to Leeds
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$124 - $276

Bus, train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Station Square) to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S
  2. Take the train from Scarborough to Manchester Victoria
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG

$125 - $424

Bus, train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Station Square) to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S
  2. Take the train from Scarborough to Manchester Victoria
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$150 - $374

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The cheapest way to get from Whitby to Cambridge is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Whitby to Cambridge is to drive which takes 3 h 33 min and costs £30 - £50.

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The distance between Whitby and Cambridge is 259 km. The road distance is 331 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Whitby to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Whitby to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 (Station Square) and arriving at Cambridge, Castle Street via Leeds, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Whitby to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Whitby and arriving at Cambridge via Darlington and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

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

You can take a train from Whitby to Cambridge via Darlington and Peterborough in around 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Whitby to Cambridge via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds, Milton Keynes Coachway, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, and St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) in around 9 h 34 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from York to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Darlington to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $35
Train from Leicester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Scarborough to York
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
Train from Scarborough to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
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
Train from Scarborough to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Scarborough to York
Ave. Duration
43 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
Train from Scarborough to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 (Station Square) to York, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 (Station Square) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Station Square) to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Heworth Interchange (Heworth Interchange/metro Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
simplygo.com

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