There are 4 ways to get from Leeds to Knaresborough 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  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Knaresborough

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 36 bus, bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Clas Ohlson) to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) 36
  2. Take the bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 10 (Cambridge Street) to Knaresborough, Castle School (Stockwell Road) 1C / ...

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to Knaresborough 18.7 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Knaresborough 18.7 miles

$4 - $6

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Leeds to Knaresborough hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds to Knaresborough via Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) and Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 10 (Cambridge Street) in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Clas Ohlson) to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 10 (Cambridge Street) to Knaresborough, Castle School (Stockwell Road)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 1 (Cambridge Street) to Knaresborough, Castle School (Stockwell Road)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leeds to Knaresborough
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds and Knaresborough is 24 km. The road distance is 30 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Knaresborough is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Knaresborough is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs £50 - £65.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leeds and arriving at Knaresborough. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Knaresborough. However, there are services departing from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Clas Ohlson) and arriving at Knaresborough, Castle School (Stockwell Road) via Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 10 (Cambridge Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

The train from Leeds to Knaresborough takes 45 min including transfers and departs hourly.