Harrogate to Scarborough by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 39m
  • Distance
    80 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 6m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Harrogate to Scarborough by train

Fast trains from Harrogate to Scarborough take around 1 hour and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 80 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Harrogate and Scarborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Harrogate to Scarborough?

Journeys between Harrogate and Scarborough usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Harrogate to Scarborough 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 33 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Harrogate to Scarborough?

The Harrogate to Scarborough train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Harrogate to Scarborough train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Scarborough is usually scheduled to depart Harrogate around 06:39 and the last train is around 21:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Harrogate around 06:39, and the last at 22:36.

When to book Harrogate to Scarborough 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 Harrogate to Scarborough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Harrogate and Scarborough?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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

Scarborough to Harrogate by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.