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

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Train  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to York

$42 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 35m

  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 - $29

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 31m

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

Drive  •  3h 21m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Ripon 165.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Edinburgh to Manchester, train, bus  •  6h 3m

  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 to Ripon, Borrage Bridge

$77 - $235

Train to Glasgow, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 19m

  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 - $357

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train, bus  •  7h 29m

  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 to Ripon, Borrage Bridge

$93 - $274

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Ripon is to bus which costs £16 - £22 and takes 5h 35m.

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

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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 5h 35m.

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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 which takes 4h 18m and costs £30 - £110.

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It takes approximately 4h 18m 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 best way to get from Edinburgh to Ripon is to train which takes 4h 18m and costs £30 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £22 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Ripon.
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  • Distance: 142.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 18m

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

LNER operates a train from Edinburgh to Ripon hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 23m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Ripon via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard in around 5h 35m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $80
Train from Leeds to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
24m
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 York
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
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 Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
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
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 20 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
1h 22m
Frequency
6 times a week
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
Silverline
Phone
01845 577250
Email
admin@johnsmithandsons.net
Website
johnsmithandsons.net
Bus from Northallerton, County Hall to Ripon, Clotherholme Road
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
johnsmithandsons.net
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 Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
National Express
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Ripon
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Transdev Harrogate
Phone
01423 56 60 61
Email
hello@harrogatebus.co.uk
Website
harrogatebus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 to Ripon, Borrage Bridge
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
harrogatebus.co.uk
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 1 to Ripon, Barefoot Street
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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

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

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There are 451+ hotels available in Ripon. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32m and costs £3 - £5.

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