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York to Scunthorpe by train

  • First train
    04:40
  • Last train
    22:20
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    53m
  • Distance
    51 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    44
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 33m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from York to Scunthorpe by train

Fast trains from York to Scunthorpe take around 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 51 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Scunthorpe.

1. Are there direct trains from York to Scunthorpe?

Journeys between York and Scunthorpe usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from York to Scunthorpe 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 48 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from York to Scunthorpe?

The York to Scunthorpe train travel time is normally about 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the York to Scunthorpe train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Scunthorpe is usually scheduled to depart York around 04:40 and the last train is around 22:20. At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 04:40, and the last at 23:06.

When to book York to Scunthorpe 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 York to Scunthorpe by train.

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Which train companies operate between York and Scunthorpe?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • 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.

Scunthorpe to York 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.