There are 5 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon by train, bus or car

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  •  3 h 14 min

$32 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus, line 203 bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. 184
  2. 203 / ...
  3. 36

$21 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Zap
  2. 36

$28

Train, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. 36

$32 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. 86.3 miles

$18 - $27

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Ripon, England?

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Ripon via Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Hulme St (The Dancehouse), Manchester Oxford Road, Leeds, Harrogate, and Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) in around 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Ripon via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Dawsons), Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Statue), and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 3 h 41 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Statue) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Infirmary Street (Number 1 Park Row Building) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Greater Manchester and Ripon is 89 km. The road distance is 138 km.

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon is to drive which takes 1 h 31 min and costs £13 - £20.

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Ripon. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd and arriving at Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) via Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Statue) and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon, including transfers.