• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 4 ways to get from Horsforth to Skipton by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1h 7m

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

$5 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, line 60 bus  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Horsforth, Church Avenue St Margarets Ave to Leeds City Centre, The Headrow 50A / ...
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Leeds City Centre, The Headrow to Keighley, Bus Station 60
  3. Take the bus from Keighley, Bus Station to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 5 66

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  31m

  1. Take a taxi from Horsforth to Skipton 21.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  31m

  1. Drive from Horsforth to Skipton 21.5 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Horsforth to Skipton is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 31m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Horsforth to Skipton is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 31m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Horsforth to Skipton station. However, there are services departing from Horsforth, Church Avenue St Margarets Ave and arriving at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 5 via Leeds City Centre, The Headrow and Keighley, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 2m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Horsforth to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Horsforth and arriving at Skipton via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 7m.

More details

The distance between Horsforth and Skipton is 18 miles. The road distance is 21.5 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Horsforth to Skipton without a car is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £4 - £21.

More details

It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from Horsforth to Skipton, including transfers.

More details

Horsforth to Skipton bus services, operated by First, depart from Horsforth, Church Avenue St Margarets Ave station.

More details

Horsforth to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Horsforth station.

More details

The best way to get from Horsforth to Skipton is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £4 - £21. Alternatively, you can bus and line 60 bus, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 3h 2m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Horsforth to Skipton.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

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

You can take a train from Horsforth to Skipton via Leeds in around 1h 7m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Horsforth to Skipton via Leeds City Centre, The Headrow and Keighley, Bus Station in around 3h 2m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Horsforth to Leeds
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Skipton
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Horsforth to Leeds
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$9 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Leeds to Skipton
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, The Headrow to Keighley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 5
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
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 Keighley to Skipton
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Horsforth to Skipton
Ave. Duration
31m
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Horsforth to Skipton bus services, operated by Keighley & District, arrive at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 5.

More details

Horsforth to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Skipton station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Horsforth to Skipton is 21 miles. It takes approximately 31m to drive from Horsforth to Skipton.

Get driving directions

Book your Horsforth to Skipton train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 641+ hotels available in Skipton. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

More details