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There are 4 ways to get from Burnley to Skipton by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Skipton, Fire Station X43

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Bradford Interchange
  2. Take the train from Bradford Forster Square to Skipton

$16 - $25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burnley to Skipton 19.1 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to Skipton 19.1 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Skipton is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to Skipton is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burnley, Bus Station station and arriving at Skipton, Fire Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Burnley to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Skipton via Bradford Forster Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Burnley and Skipton is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Skipton without a car is to bus which takes 53 min and costs .

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The bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Skipton, Fire Station takes 53 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Burnley to Skipton bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Burnley, Bus Station.

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Burnley to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Burnley Manchester Road station.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Skipton is to bus which takes 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £12 - £19 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Burnley to Skipton.
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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Burnley to Skipton every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Burnley to Skipton via Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Forster Square to Skipton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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 Burnley, Bus Station to Skipton, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Burnley to Skipton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Burnley to Skipton bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Skipton, Fire Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Burnley to Skipton is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Burnley to Skipton.

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There are 637+ hotels available in Skipton. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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