There are 4 ways to get from York to Staithes 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 TransPennine Express, bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from York to Scarborough
  2. Take the bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square) X93

$31 - $38

Cheapest option

Line 843 bus, bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 843 bus from York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) to Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 843 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Whitby, Boyes 840

$19 - $23

2 alternative options

Train CrossCountry, bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from York to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Saltburn
  3. Take the bus from Saltburn, Station (Station Street) to Dalehouse, Captain Cooks Close (Staithes Lane) X4

$29 - $74

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from York to Staithes 56.1 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from York to Staithes. However, there are services departing from York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) and arriving at Dalehouse, Captain Cooks Close (Staithes Lane) via Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 and Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between York and Staithes is 43 miles. The road distance is 56.1 miles.

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The best way to get from York to Staithes without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from York to Staithes, including transfers.

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York to Staithes bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, depart from York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) station.

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York to Staithes bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, arrive at Whitby, Boyes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between York to Staithes is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from York to Staithes.

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There are 769+ hotels available in Staithes. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from York to Staithes.
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  • Distance: 43.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

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

You can take a bus from York to Staithes via Malton, Bus Station Stand 1, Whitby, Boyes, and Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square) in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
47 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
Train from York to Darlington
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Scarborough, Railway Station Stop S to Whitby, Bus Station (Station Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Saltburn, Station (Station Street) to Dalehouse, Captain Cooks Close (Staithes Lane)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) to Malton, Bus Station Stand 1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Whitby, Boyes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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