There are 4 ways to get from Horsforth to Skipton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 8 min

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

$5 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Weetwood, Lawnswood School to Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) X84

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Horsforth to Skipton 21.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Horsforth to Skipton 21.5 miles

$4 - $7

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No, there is no direct bus from Horsforth station to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Tinshill, Haigh Wood Rd Tinshill Lane (Horsforth Rail Station) and arriving at Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) via Weetwood, Lawnswood School. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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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 1 h 8 min.

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

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The best way to get from Horsforth to Skipton without a car is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Horsforth to Skipton, including transfers.

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Horsforth to Skipton bus services, operated by First, depart from Weetwood, Lawnswood School station.

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

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The best way to get from Horsforth to Skipton is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 56 min.

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Horsforth to Skipton bus services, operated by First, arrive at Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) station.

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

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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

You can take a train from Horsforth to Skipton via Leeds in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Horsforth to Skipton hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Horsforth to Leeds
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Skipton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Horsforth to Leeds
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$9 - $15
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Leeds to Skipton
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Horsforth to Skipton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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Yes, the driving distance between Horsforth to Skipton is 21 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Horsforth to Skipton.

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