There are 4 ways to get from Whitby to Harrogate by bus, train 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

Bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. 840 / ...

$22 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. X93

$32 - $48

Train  •  3 h 55 min

$39 - $96

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. 67.5 miles

$14 - $21

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

Yorkshire Coastliner operates a bus from Whitby to Harrogate every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Whitby to Harrogate via Darlington and York in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
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
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
$28 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from York to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Whitby to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Whitby and Harrogate is 81 km. The road distance is 108 km.

The cheapest way to get from Whitby to Harrogate is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Whitby to Harrogate is to drive which takes 1 h 23 min and costs £10 - £16.

No, there is no direct train from Whitby to Harrogate. However, there are services departing from Whitby and arriving at Harrogate via Darlington and York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Whitby to Harrogate, including transfers.