There are 3 ways to get from Fountains Abbey to Skipton by bus, taxi or car

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Line 822 bus, bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 822 bus from Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre) to Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) 822
  2. Take the bus from Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) to Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) 72R / ...

$6 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fountains Abbey to Skipton 29.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Fountains Abbey to Skipton 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fountains Abbey to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre) and arriving at Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) via Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Fountains Abbey and Skipton is 20 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Fountains Abbey to Skipton without a car is to line 822 bus and bus which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Fountains Abbey to Skipton, including transfers.

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Fountains Abbey to Skipton bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, depart from Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre) station.

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Fountains Abbey to Skipton bus services, operated by Keighley & District, arrive at Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fountains Abbey to Skipton is 29 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Fountains Abbey to Skipton.

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Map of how to get from Fountains Abbey to Skipton.
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  • Distance: 20.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Fountains Abbey, England and Skipton, England?

You can take a bus from Fountains Abbey to Skipton via Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre) and Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) in around 1 h 56 min.

Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre) to Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) to Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) to Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) to Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
North Yorkshire County C
Phone
01609 780780
Website
northyorks.gov.uk
Bus from Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) to Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
northyorks.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Fountains Abbey to Skipton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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