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

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Bus, train  •  4h 10m

  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 train from York to Doncaster

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Train  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the train from Whitby to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Doncaster

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Bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Prospect Hill to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X93
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1 M12 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1 to Meadowhall Interchange/A1 M12 / ...

Bus, train, line 221 bus  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 to Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S X93
  2. Take the train from Scarborough to Doncaster
  3. Take the line 221 bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange/B6 to Swinton, Church Street/Highfields Road 221

Drive  •  1h 46m

  1. Drive from Whitby to Swinton 94.9 miles

Whitby to Swinton by bus and train

The journey time between Whitby and Swinton is around 4h 10m and covers a distance of around 105 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 41m. Operated by Arriva North East, TransPennine Express Service, Northern Rail and others, the Whitby to Swinton service departs from Whitby, Bus Stn Stand 2 and arrives in Swinton (South Yorks). Typically 54 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

54 Weekly Services
4h 10m Average Duration
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The most affordable way to get from Whitby to Swinton is to drive, which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Whitby to Swinton is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Whitby to Swinton. However, there are services departing from Whitby, Prospect Hill and arriving at Swinton, Rockingham Road/Brameld Road via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge, Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1, Meadowhall Interchange/C2 and Rotherham Town Centre, Rotherham Interchange/A3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Whitby to Swinton. However, there are services departing from Whitby and arriving at Swinton (South Yorks) via Darlington and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 23m.

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The distance between Whitby and Swinton is 75 miles. The road distance is 94.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Whitby to Swinton without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 10m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from Whitby to Swinton, including transfers.

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Whitby to Swinton bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Whitby, Prospect Hill station.

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Whitby to Swinton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Whitby station.

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The best way to get from Whitby to Swinton is to train which takes 4h 23m and costs £30 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Whitby to Swinton.
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  • Distance: 75.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 10m

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

You can take a train from Whitby to Swinton via Darlington and Doncaster in around 4h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Whitby to Swinton via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge, Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1, Meadowhall Interchange/C2, and Rotherham Town Centre, Rotherham Interchange/A3 in around 5h 41m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Scarborough to York
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £27
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £27
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Scarborough to York
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£16 - £27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Train from Whitby to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£19 - £35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£19 - £24
Anytime Day 1st Class
£23 - £35
Train from Scarborough to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £60
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Train from Darlington to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£27 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£27 - £33
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Darlington to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Bus operators
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
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Arriva North East
Bus from Whitby, Prospect Hill to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Arriva North East
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £14
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1 to Meadowhall Interchange/A1
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £12
Website
Megabus UK
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Middlesbrough to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Sheffield, Meadowhall
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange/B6 to Swinton, Church Street/Highfields Road
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire

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Whitby to Swinton bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Meadowhall Interchange/A1 station.

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Whitby to Swinton train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Doncaster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Whitby to Swinton is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1h 46m to drive from Whitby to Swinton.

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