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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Information Centre, next open Mon 1 Apr - Thu 31 Oct 2019

Whitby Tourist Information

Whitby Tourist Information


Whitby Tourist Information Centre is situated on Langbourne Road at the entrance to the Endeavour Wharf Car park in Whitby Town.

Services available at the information centre include:
- Accommodation booking service
- Up-to-date information on events from local craft fairs to major festivals
- A guide to local attractions from Castles and Abbeys to children's adventure play centre's and fairs
- Listings of where to eat and drink using our member-based register.

Products available at the information centre include:
- Radar keys
- Visitor car parking permits for the council-run car parks in the Borough
- Attraction discount tickets: Castle Howard, Eden Camp, Flamingo Land, Scarborough Sealife Centre
- Whitby Town Tour bus tickets
- Local maps
- A fabulous range of gifts including locally produced crafts
- Recipe books and confectionaries
- A wide selection of literature including local walks, cycle routes, history books and maps for the area

A visit to the local Tourist Information Centre will help you to enjoy your stay.

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Gift shopRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedSmoking not allowed

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Mon 1 Apr - Thu 31 Oct 2019 Mon - Sun 09:30 to 17:00


Harbour Office, Endeavour Wharf,
Langborne Road,
North Yorkshire,
YO21 1DN



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Map reference: NZ 898108  Lat: 54.48400 Long: -0.61283

By Road:
On approach to Whitby on A171. Following signs for the Railway Station, at mini roundabout continue on to Bagdale. At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Langbourne Road. TIC is in the Harbour Office at the entrance to the Endeavour Wharf Car Park.

By Public Transport:
The train station is a short walk from the TIC. There are approximately four trains leaving daily to Middlesborough. In addition to this there is a service run by the North Yorkshire Moors Railway attraction that takes visitors through the unrivalled North York Moors to Pickering, stopping a various scenic villages along the way.

Furthermore, there is a local bus service taking visitors south towards the seaside resort of Scarborough via Robin Hoods Bay and north to Middlesborough via Runswick Bay and Staithes.

Please visit for timetables.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Whitby station


  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo the gift shop


  • YesRamp to entrance
  • YesAutomatic door at the main entrance