There are 4 ways to get from Harrogate to Thirsk by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Harrogate to York
  2. Take the train from York to Thirsk

$16 - $29

Cheapest option

Line 36 bus, bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue (Library) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) 36
  2. Take the bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) to Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) 70 / ...

$12

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Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harrogate to Thirsk 26.5 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Harrogate to Thirsk 26.5 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Harrogate to Thirsk is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harrogate to Thirsk is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harrogate to Thirsk. However, there are services departing from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue (Library) and arriving at Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) via Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harrogate to Thirsk. However, there are services departing from Harrogate and arriving at Thirsk via York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Harrogate and Thirsk is 19 miles. The road distance is 26.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Harrogate to Thirsk without a car is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to get from Harrogate to Thirsk, including transfers.

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Harrogate to Thirsk bus services, operated by Harrogate and District T, depart from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue (Library) station.

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Harrogate to Thirsk train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Harrogate station.

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The best way to get from Harrogate to Thirsk is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £22. Alternatively, you can line 36 bus and bus, which costs £10 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Harrogate to Thirsk.
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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

What companies run services between Harrogate, England and Thirsk, England?

You can take a train from Harrogate to Thirsk via York in around 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harrogate to Thirsk via Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from York to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $18
Bus operators
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue (Library) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) to Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Silverline
Phone
01217055555
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4 (Victoria Grove) to Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Harrogate to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk
Streamline Taxis
Phone
+44 1904 638833
Website
streamlinetaxisyork.co.uk
Fleetways Taxis
Phone
+44 1904 365365
Website
fleetways.co.uk

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Harrogate to Thirsk bus services, operated by Dales and District, arrive at Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) station.

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Harrogate to Thirsk train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Thirsk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harrogate to Thirsk is 26 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Harrogate to Thirsk.

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