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There are 6 ways to get from Leeds to Clitheroe by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 280 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Skipton
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Outside Rail Station to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange 280 / ...

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Blackburn

$20 - $30

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Bus, line 280 bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 X84 / ...
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange 280 / ...

Line 60 bus, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 60 bus from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street to Keighley, Bus Station 60
  2. Take the bus from Keighley, Bus Station to Colne, Bus Station M4
  3. Take the bus from Colne, Bus Station to Primrose, Park Street M2

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to Clitheroe 47 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Clitheroe 47 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Clitheroe is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Clitheroe is to taxi which costs £120 - £160 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn and arriving at Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange via Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Clitheroe via Blackburn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Clitheroe is 35 miles. The road distance is 47 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Clitheroe without a car is to train and line 280 bus which takes 1 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Leeds to Clitheroe, including transfers.

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Leeds to Clitheroe bus services, operated by First, depart from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn station.

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Leeds to Clitheroe train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Leeds station.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Clitheroe is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £15 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus and line 280 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Clitheroe.
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  • Distance: 35.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Clitheroe, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Leeds to Clitheroe hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds to Clitheroe via Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 in around 3 h 16 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Skipton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Outside Rail Station to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
prestonbus.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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Skipton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street to Keighley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Transdev Burnley & Pendly
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station to Colne, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Colne, Bus Station to Primrose, Park Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leeds to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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Leeds to Clitheroe bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange station.

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Leeds to Clitheroe train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Blackburn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leeds to Clitheroe is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Leeds to Clitheroe.

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