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

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Ilkley to Bradford Forster Square
  2. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Halifax

$8 - $14

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Bus, line 508 bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) X84 / ...
  2. Take the line 508 bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) 508

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Line 62 bus, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 62 bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) 62
  2. Take the bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) X22

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilkley to Halifax 24 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Ilkley to Halifax 24 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ilkley to Halifax 24 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ilkley station to Halifax station. However, there are services departing from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) and arriving at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) via Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilkley to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Ilkley and arriving at Halifax via Bradford Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Ilkley and Halifax is 15 miles. The road distance is 24 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilkley to Halifax without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Ilkley to Halifax, including transfers.

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Ilkley to Halifax bus services, operated by Keighley & District, arrive at Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station).

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Ilkley to Halifax train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Ilkley station.

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The best way to get from Ilkley to Halifax is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 62 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Ilkley to Halifax bus services, operated by South Pennine C.T., arrive at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station).

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Ilkley to Halifax train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Map of how to get from Ilkley to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Ilkley to Halifax via Bradford Forster Square and Bradford Interchange in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilkley to Halifax via Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Ilkley to Bradford Forster Square
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Interchange to Halifax
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Bradford Interchange to Halifax
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $7
Bus operators
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
South Pennine C.T.
Phone
07593 852259
Email
southpenninect@virginmedia.com
Website
southpenninect.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
southpenninect.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Leeds City Centre, York Street (NCP Car Park)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ilkley to Halifax
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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uber.com
Assist
$45 - $65
UberX
$45 - $65
Exec
$55 - $80
UberXL
$65 - $90
Taxi from Ilkley to Halifax
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com

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