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There are 5 ways to get from Whitby to Helmsley by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 to York, Rail Station 840

$27 - $36

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Bus, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S X93
  2. Take the train from Scarborough to York
  3. Take the bus from York, Station Avenue to Easingwold, The George Hotel 40 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Easingwold, The George Hotel to Helmsley, Market Place 31X

$29 - $41

Bus, line 128 bus, line 174 bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S X93
  2. Take the line 128 bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop U to Pickering, The Library 128
  3. Take the line 174 bus from Pickering, The Library to Kirkbymoorside, Market Place 174

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Whitby to Helmsley 34 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Whitby to Helmsley 34 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Whitby to Helmsley is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Whitby to Helmsley is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Whitby to Helmsley. However, there are services departing from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 and arriving at Helmsley, Market Place via York, Station Avenue and Easingwold, The George Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Whitby and Helmsley is 25 miles. The road distance is 34 miles.

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The best way to get from Whitby to Helmsley without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 25 min and costs £20 - £28.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Whitby to Helmsley, including transfers.

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Whitby to Helmsley bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, depart from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 station.

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Whitby to Helmsley bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, arrive at York, Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Whitby to Helmsley is 34 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Whitby to Helmsley.

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There are 483+ hotels available in Helmsley. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Whitby to Helmsley.
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  • Distance: 24.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

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

Yorkshire Coastliner operates a bus from Whitby to Helmsley 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 25 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 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Bus operators
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 to York, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Station Avenue to Easingwold, The George Hotel
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Easingwold, The George Hotel to Helmsley, Market Place
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Reliance Motor Services
Phone
01904 768262
Website
reliancebuses.co.uk
Bus from York, Station Avenue to Easingwold, The George Hotel
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reliancebuses.co.uk
EYMS
Phone
01482 592929
Email
BusLine@eyms.co.uk
Website
eyms.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop U to Pickering, The Library
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
eyms.co.uk
Ryecat Ltd
Phone
+44 1653 698888
Email
post@ryedalect.org
Website
ryedalect.org
Bus from Pickering, The Library to Kirkbymoorside, Market Place
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
Ryecat Ltd
Other operators
Taxi from Whitby to Helmsley
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
ABC Taxi
Phone
+44 1723 500550

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