There are 4 ways to get from Whitby to Helmsley by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 128 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 (Station Square) to Pickering, The Royal Oak (The Newlands) 840
  2. Take the line 128 bus from Pickering, The Library (Market Place) to Helmsley, Feathers Hotel (Market Place) 128

$15 - $18

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Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square) to Guisborough, Market Place (Chaloner Street) X93
  2. Take the bus from Guisborough, Market Place (Tap & Spile) to Helmsley, Feathers Hotel (Market Place) M3 / ...

$19

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 station to Helmsley. However, there are services departing from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 (Station Square) and arriving at Helmsley, Feathers Hotel (Market Place) via Pickering, The Library (Market Place). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 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 and line 128 bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs £11 - £14.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Whitby to Helmsley, including transfers.

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Whitby to Helmsley bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, arrive at Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 3 (Station Square).

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Whitby to Helmsley bus services, operated by Scarborough and District, arrive at Helmsley, Feathers Hotel (Market Place) 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 480+ hotels available in Helmsley. Prices start at $98 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: 2 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Whitby to Helmsley via Pickering, The Royal Oak (The Newlands) and Pickering, The Library (Market Place) in around 2 h 15 min.

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 Pickering, The Royal Oak (The Newlands)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Scarborough and District
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Pickering, The Library (Market Place) to Helmsley, Feathers Hotel (Market Place)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square) to Guisborough, Market Place (Chaloner Street)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Guisborough, Market Place (Tap & Spile) to Helmsley, Feathers Hotel (Market Place)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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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