Plan your trip
Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Middlesbrough. Trains leave regularly throughout the day (look up times) and the journey takes approximately 2 hour 15 minutes.
Attractions along the Esk Valley Line include:
Discover the history of Captain James Cook, links to Whitby and tales of his epic voyages of discovery.
Journey time – 6 minute walk from Whitby station
Perched high on a cliff, it's easy to see why the haunting remains of Whitby Abbey were inspiration for Bram Stoker's gothic tale of Dracula.
Journey time – 13 minute walk from Whitby station