Sheffield to Whitby by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:24
  • Last train
    23:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 35m

Travelling from Sheffield to Whitby by train

Fast trains from Sheffield to Whitby take around 3 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 135 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Whitby.

Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Whitby?

Journeys between Sheffield and Whitby usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 10 departures on the route from Sheffield to Whitby every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

How long is the train journey from Sheffield to Whitby?

The Sheffield to Whitby train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Sheffield to Whitby train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Whitby is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 07:24 and the last train is around 23:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 07:24, and the last at 23:27.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Sheffield to Whitby train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Sheffield to Whitby by train.

Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Whitby?

More than one train company operates on the route from Sheffield to Whitby, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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