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Leeds - Scarborough Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 4 intercity coaches per day from Leeds to Scarborough. Traveling by coach from Leeds to Scarborough usually takes around 2 hours and 56 minutes, but the fastest National Express coach can make the trip in 2 hours and 51 minutes.

Distance57 mi (92 km)
Shortest duration2h 51m
Cheapest price£13.56
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceNational Express
Coach lines1

What coach companies travel from Leeds to Scarborough?

On Wanderu there is one intercity coach company that operates from Leeds to Scarborough. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by coach available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day for you to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
National Express42h 57m£13.86
  • National Express

    National Express

    Book National Express from Leeds to Scarborough from £14. There are 4 National Express schedules from Leeds to Scarborough and you can expect on average to pay for a National Express ticket to Scarborough. In Leeds, National Express departs to Scarborough from Leeds Coach Station and no other station. In Scarborough, National Express arrives at Scarborough Rail Station and no other station.

    An average trip on National Express from Leeds to Scarborough takes 2 hours and 57 minutes , while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Scarborough in 2 hours and 51 minutes .

    On weekends, National Express offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Scarborough.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Leeds to Scarborough during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride from Leeds to Scarborough?

The coach takes an average of 2 hours and 56 minutes to cover the 57 miles from Leeds to Scarborough. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 51 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

"Travelers prefer riding the coach on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Scarborough. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go."

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Leeds?

The first coach leaves at 07:00 and the last coach leaves at 10:00. To see the times for all coaches from Leeds to Scarborough, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach departures serve Scarborough each day?

There are 4 scheduled coaches that travel from Leeds to Scarborough every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from Leeds to Scarborough without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Leeds to Scarborough; ticket prices start at £15.82.

City Information

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Leeds is where you should go if you're looking for action, entertainment, history, and culture in the Yorkshire area. Its vibrant community attracts visitors from all places, especially when sports, theatre, and dance events occur in the city.

Prepare to be mesmerized by the city's remarkable Victorian arcades as well as historic houses and estates. Start your tour at Shibden Hall in West Yorkshire, a landmark built in 1420. You should also drop by the Royal Armories Museum to see a spectacular display of arms and armours used in different parts of the world.

Leeds has long served as a destination for world-class performances and events. Leeds' entertainment calendar is one that never runs dry. Check out the Leeds Playhouse for some theatrical performances and The HiFi Club if you want to enjoy live music 'til the break of dawn.

Travelling to Leeds is scenic and straightforward on Northern Rail. The central train station in the city is located at New Station Street. Additional transportation is offered by the coaches serving the area: National Express, Megabus, and FlixBus. Thanks to affordable coach tickets, see how you can travel to Leeds and 4 other iconic United Kingdom cities for under £60.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Leeds?

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Main departure station: Leeds Coach Station

Leeds Coach Station is an expansive coach station between Quarry Hill and Leeds Kirkgate Markets near the city centre. The bright indoor waiting area includes plenty of space to prepare for boarding coaches. Passengers can also access several shops and cafes, toilets, and travel information inside the station. Several significant intercity coach companies operate service through the Leeds Coach Station, including Megabus, National Express, Arriva Bus, and more. This volume of carriers makes it easy and affordable to travel to cities like London, Manchester, York, and Liverpool from Leeds.

All coach stations in Leeds:

  • Leeds Coach Station

Where does the coach arrive in Scarborough?

Main arrival station: Scarborough Rail Station

All coaches from Leeds arrive at one main station in Scarborough.

Coach stations in Scarborough:

  • Scarborough Rail Station

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