There are 3 ways to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) 70 / ...

$9

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Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley 15.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley. However, there are services departing from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) and arriving at Lightwater Valley, Car Park (Shopping Centre) via Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Thirsk and Lightwater Valley is 10 miles. The road distance is 15.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 57 min and costs £7.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley, including transfers.

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Thirsk to Lightwater Valley bus services, operated by Dales and District, depart from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) station.

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Thirsk to Lightwater Valley bus services, operated by Dales and District, arrive at Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove).

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Yes, the driving distance between Thirsk to Lightwater Valley is 15 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley.

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There are 490+ hotels available in Lightwater Valley. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

What companies run services between Thirsk, England and Lightwater Valley, England?

Dales and District operates a bus from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 38 min. Silverline also services this route 3 times a day.

Bus operators
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Silverline
Phone
01217055555
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4 (Victoria Grove)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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