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from Scarborough to York

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1 Dec
£8Northern Rail
£15National Express
2 Dec
£8Northern Rail
£15National Express
4 Dec
£16First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
7 Dec
£8Northern Rail
£15National Express
8 Dec
£6Northern Rail
£15National Express
9 Dec
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£15National Express
10 Dec
£7Northern Rail
£15National Express
11 Dec
£6Northern Rail
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12 Dec
£14First Transpennine Express
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14 Dec
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£15National Express

Travel Information from Scarborough to York

distanceDistance35 miles (56 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£13 - £15
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £13 • 49 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £13 • 49 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Take a coach or train to travel 35 miles (56 km) between Scarborough and York. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 49 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Scarborough to York.

Travel Tips

Travel from Scarborough to York
Travel to York easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Scarborough to York.
How do I go from Scarborough to York?

You can travel to York from Scarborough 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Scarborough to York?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Scarborough to York, which costs on average £13.

This is compared to other ways of getting to York:

A train is £2 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Scarborough to York costing on average £15.

What is the fastest way to get from Scarborough to York?

The fastest way to get to York from Scarborough is by train with an average travel time of 49 min.

There are alternative travel options to York that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 1 h 42 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Scarborough to York would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 35 miles (56 km) from Scarborough to York.

How many services a day are there between Scarborough and York?

The average frequency per day from Scarborough to York is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Scarborough and York as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Scarborough? Where do I arrive in York?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Scarborough to York:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Scarborough, Rail Station and arrive in York, Train Station.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Scarborough and arrive in York.
Who can get me from Scarborough to York?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Scarborough to York, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to York by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Scarborough to York for £15 on Omio.
  • Travel with First Transpennine Express for trains to York. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for First Transpennine Express Scarborough to York tickets on Omio for £13.
Where should I go next after I travel to York from Scarborough?
Many of our customers travelling from Scarborough to York don't make York their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Manchester or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Scarborough and York trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from York to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets to York from Scarborough online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Scarborough to York, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £15 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £13 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Scarborough to York tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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