There are 7 ways to get from Blackburn to Skipton by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnham Gate, Railway Station (Manchester Road / Railway Stn) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) X43

$13 - $15

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Hellifield

$12 - $17

5 alternative options

Train, line 280 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Clitheroe
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Station Road (Stand O) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) 280 / ...

$12 - $14

Line 22 bus, line 280 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Clitheroe Town Centre, Station Road (Stand O) 22
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Station Road (Stand O) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) 280 / ...

$13

Line 152 bus, bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 152 bus from Blackburn, Barton Street to Burnley, Bus Station 152
  2. Take the bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) X43

$14

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Skipton 29 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Skipton 29 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn station to Skipton station. However, there are services departing from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) via Clitheroe Town Centre, Station Road (Stand O). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackburn to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Skipton via Hellifield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Skipton is 24 miles. The road distance is 29 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Skipton without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Blackburn to Skipton, including transfers.

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Blackburn to Skipton bus services, operated by The Blackburn Bus Compan, arrive at Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Blackburn to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackburn station.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Skipton is to bus which takes 1 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 49 min.

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Blackburn to Skipton bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street).

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Blackburn to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Hellifield station.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Skipton.
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  • Distance: 24.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Skipton, England?

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Blackburn to Skipton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Skipton twice a week. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Hellifield
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnham Gate, Railway Station (Manchester Road / Railway Stn) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Station Road (Stand O) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Clitheroe Town Centre, Station Road (Stand O)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn, Barton Street to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Skipton
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Skipton is 29 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Blackburn to Skipton.

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