There are 4 ways to get from York to Alnwick by train, bus 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  •  1 h 55 min

$25 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. National Express

$22 - $28

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. X10
  2. X15 / ...

$33 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. 117.5 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between York, England and Alnwick, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from York to Alnwick every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from York to Alnwick once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Teesdale, Kirkdale (Teesdale Lodge Roundabout) to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library)
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between York and Alnwick is 167 km. The road distance is 188 km.

The cheapest way to get from York to Alnwick is to bus which costs £16 - £21 and takes 5 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from York to Alnwick is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £19 - £70.

No, there is no direct bus from York to Alnwick. However, there are services departing from York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) and arriving at Alnwick via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from York to Alnwick, including transfers.