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There are 5 ways to get from Harrogate to Thirsk by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 20m

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

$16 - $28

4 alternative options

Line 36 bus, bus Silverline  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 36
  2. Take the bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4 to Thirsk, Market Place 170 / ...

Line 36 bus, bus Dales and District  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 36
  2. Take the bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 2 to Thirsk, The Maltings 147

Taxi  •  30m

  1. Take a taxi from Harrogate to Thirsk 26.5 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  30m

  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 30m.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Harrogate to Thirsk. However, there are services departing from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue and arriving at Thirsk, Market Place via Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 1m.

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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 1h 20m.

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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 1h 20m and costs £12 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 20m to get from Harrogate to Thirsk, including transfers.

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Harrogate to Thirsk bus services, operated by Transdev Harrogate, depart from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue 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 1h 20m and costs £12 - £22. Alternatively, you can line 36 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Harrogate to Thirsk.
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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 20m

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

You can take a train from Harrogate to Thirsk via York in around 1h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harrogate to Thirsk via Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4 in around 2h 1m.

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
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from York to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $18
Bus operators
Transdev Harrogate
Phone
01423 56 60 61
Email
hello@harrogatebus.co.uk
Website
harrogatebus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Victoria Avenue to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
harrogatebus.co.uk
Silverline
Phone
01845 577250
Email
admin@johnsmithandsons.net
Website
johnsmithandsons.net
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4 to Thirsk, Market Place
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
johnsmithandsons.net
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 2 to Thirsk, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 2 to Thirsk, The Maltings
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harrogate to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
30m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
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 Silverline, arrive at Thirsk, Market Place 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 30m to drive from Harrogate to Thirsk.

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