There are 6 ways to get from Horsforth to Ilkley by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Line 97 bus, train  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Horsforth, Long Row (Garage) to Guiseley, Morrisons (Morrisons Supermarket) 97
  2. Take the train from Guiseley to Ilkley

$5 - $7

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Horsforth to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Ilkley

$7 - $22

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Weetwood, Lawnswood School to Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) X84

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Horsforth to Ilkley 11.9 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Horsforth to Ilkley 11.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Horsforth to Ilkley 11.9 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Horsforth to Ilkley is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Horsforth to Ilkley is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Horsforth and Ilkley is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Horsforth to Ilkley, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Horsforth station to Ilkley station. However, there are services departing from Tinshill, Haigh Wood Rd Tinshill Lane (Horsforth Rail Station) and arriving at Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) via Weetwood, Lawnswood School. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Horsforth to Ilkley. However, there are services departing from Horsforth and arriving at Ilkley via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Horsforth, England and Ilkley, England?

You can take a train from Horsforth to Ilkley via Leeds in around 1 h 1 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Horsforth to Ilkley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Guiseley to Ilkley
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Horsforth to Leeds
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Ilkley
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Horsforth, Long Row (Garage) to Guiseley, Morrisons (Morrisons Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Weetwood, Lawnswood School to Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Horsforth to Ilkley
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$22 - $35
uberX
$22 - $35
UberEXEC
$29 - $40
uberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Horsforth to Ilkley
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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

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