There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh to Ripon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER, bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington
  2. Take the bus from Darlington to Ripon National Express

$40 - $124

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Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express
  2. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Ripon National Express

$21 - $30

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Train CrossCountry, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Leeds
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Home Sense Store) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) 36

$109 - $156

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Ripon 165.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Edinburgh to Manchester, train, bus  •  5 h 51 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 - $235

Train to Glasgow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 28 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 - $356

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train, bus  •  6 h 59 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 - $274

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Ripon is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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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, St James Boulevard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Ripon is 143 miles. The road distance is 165.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Ripon without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 51 min and costs £30 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Edinburgh to Ripon, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Ripon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Edinburgh to Ripon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Ripon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Ripon is 166 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Edinburgh to Ripon.

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easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Ripon.
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  • Distance: 142.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Ripon via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard 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 Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $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 Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Leeds to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$20 - $29
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Edinburgh to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $150
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
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 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
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
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $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 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Darlington to Ripon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Ripon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Home Sense Store) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
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 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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