There are 8 ways to get from Edinburgh to Ripon by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to York

$49 - $153

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne National Express
  2. Take the bus from Newcastle Upon Tyne to Ripon National Express

$22 - $30

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington
  2. Take the bus from Northallerton, County Hall (rail station) to Ripon, Clotherholme Road 170

$48 - $141

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Ripon 165.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Edinburgh to Manchester, train, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Harrogate
  4. Take the bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)

$78 - $237

Train to Glasgow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

$102 - $359

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Harrogate
  4. Take the bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)

$94 - $282

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leeds

$124 - $347

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Ripon, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Edinburgh to Ripon every 2 hours. Tickets cost $90 - $140 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Ripon via Newcastle Upon Tyne in around 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Leeds to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$11 - $18
1st Class
$20 - $30
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Silverline
Phone
01217055555
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Northallerton, County Hall (rail station) to Ripon, Clotherholme Road
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle Upon Tyne to Ripon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 1 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Barefoot Street (Williamson Drive)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Ripon is 228 km. The road distance is 265 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Ripon is to bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 5 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Ripon is to drive which takes 3 h 21 min and costs £26 - £40.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Ripon. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Ripon via Newcastle Upon Tyne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Edinburgh to Ripon, including transfers.