There are 5 ways to get from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough by train, bus, taxi 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

Train CrossCountry  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) Yel
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington
  3. Take the train from Darlington to Middlesbrough

$22 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitley Bay, Whitley Road - Park Avenue (Outside The Hsbc.bank) to Haymarket Bus Station 308 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 X10 / ...

$8 - $20

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) to Heworth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Heworth Bus Station) Yel
  2. Take the train from Heworth to Middlesbrough

$19 - $29

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough 40.6 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough 40.6 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Whitley Bay, England and Middlesbrough, England?

You can take a train from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro), Newcastle, and Darlington in around 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough via Haymarket Bus Station and Eldon Square Bus Station in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Train from Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) to Heworth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Heworth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $22
Train from Darlington to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Heworth to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Whitley Bay, Whitley Road - Park Avenue (Outside The Hsbc.bank) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Whitley Bay, Whitley Road - Park Avenue (Outside The Hsbc.bank) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough?

The distance between Whitley Bay and Middlesbrough is 53 km. The road distance is 65 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough?

The cheapest way to get from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough is to bus which costs £5 - £15 and takes 2 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough?

The quickest way to get from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs £110 - £130.

Is there a direct train between Whitley Bay and Middlesbrough?

No, there is no direct train from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough. However, there are services departing from Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) and arriving at Middlesbrough via Newcastle and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

Is there a direct bus between Whitley Bay and Middlesbrough?

No, there is no direct bus from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough. However, there are services departing from Whitley Bay, Whitley Road - Park Avenue (Outside The Hsbc.bank) and arriving at Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 via Eldon Square Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

How long does it take to get from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough?

It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Whitley Bay to Middlesbrough, including transfers.