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Sit back and make your journey a simple one by hopping on the train from York to Scarborough. Whether you’re planning a day at one of its beautiful beaches or hoping to see a show at the open-air theatre, check live train times from York to Scarborough below to plan your trip. There are loads of great ways to save money too – like booking your tickets through our website to steer clear of booking fees. 

Journey information from York to Scarborough

  • How long is the average journey duration from York to Scarborough? 0 hours 49 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from York to Scarborough? 0 hours 48 minutes
  • When is the first train from York to Scarborough? 06:18
  • When is the last train from York to Scarborough? 23:04
  • How many services run for York to Scarborough today? 21

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


Tips on how to book cheaper train tickets

Get a Railcard

Most Railcards cost £30 for a year and can save you much more if you’re a regular traveller. See if you qualify to sign up today – with so many types available, most people do.

Travel outside of busy periods

If you’re able to avoid the rush hour, you could benefit from a cheaper fare and a quieter carriage by going Off-Peak.

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