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There are 7 ways to get from Ilkley to Halifax by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 6m

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

$8 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 62 bus, line 662 bus, line 576 bus  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the line 62 bus from Ilkley, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station 62
  2. Take the line 662 bus from Keighley, Bus Station to Bradford City Centre, Interchange 662
  3. Take the line 576 bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station 576 / ...

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Train via Leeds  •  1h 13m

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

$11 - $17

Bus, line 508 bus  •  2h 48m

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

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  37m

  1. Take a taxi from Ilkley to Halifax 24 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  37m

  1. Drive from Ilkley to Halifax 24 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  37m

  1. Take an Uber from Ilkley to Halifax 24 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Ilkley to Halifax is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Ilkley to Halifax is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilkley station to Halifax station. However, there are services departing from Ilkley, Bus Station and arriving at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station via Keighley, Bus Station and Bradford City Centre, Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 22m.

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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 1h 6m.

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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 1h 6m and costs £6 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1h 6m 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.

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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 1h 6m and costs £6 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 62 bus and line 662 bus and line 576 bus, which costs £4 - £8 and takes 2h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Ilkley to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 6m

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 1h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilkley to Halifax via Keighley, Bus Station and Bradford City Centre, Interchange in around 2h 22m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Ilkley to Bradford Forster Square
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Interchange to Halifax
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Ilkley to Leeds
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Halifax
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
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
12m
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 to Keighley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station to Bradford City Centre, Interchange
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
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 to Leeds City Centre, York Street
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ilkley to Halifax
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $65
UberX
$40 - $65
Exec
$50 - $75
UberXL
$60 - $85
Taxi from Ilkley to Halifax
Ave. Duration
37m
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

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Ilkley to Halifax bus services, operated by First, arrive at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilkley to Halifax is 24 miles. It takes approximately 37m to drive from Ilkley to Halifax.

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