There are 4 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Harrogate

$32 - $53

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Bus National Express  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) 36

$20 - $24

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Bus via Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station)  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam) to Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) 184
  2. Take the bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) 203 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) 36

$21 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Ripon 86.3 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Ripon. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Ripon is 56 miles. The road distance is 86.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Ripon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £19 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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Greater Manchester to Ripon bus services, operated by Harrogate and District T, arrive at Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Ripon is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Ripon.

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There are 460+ hotels available in Ripon. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Ripon.
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  • Distance: 55.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

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, Whitworth St West (RITZ), Manchester Oxford Road, Leeds, Harrogate, and Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) in around 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Ripon via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
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
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Market Street (Plumbers Arms PH - Hudds Bus Stn) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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