There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool to Skipton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Skipton

$39 - $60

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Bus The Burnley Bus Company  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool University to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) X43

$23 - $26

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) X43

$27 - $38

Bus Stagecoach in Lancashire  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool, Great Crosshall Street (Liverpool John Moores Univrsity) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand X2
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) 280

$26

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Skipton 68.4 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool to Skipton station. However, there are services departing from Liverpool University and arriving at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Skipton via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Skipton is 55 miles. The road distance is 68.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Skipton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Liverpool to Skipton, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Skipton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Liverpool University station.

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Liverpool to Skipton train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Skipton is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 37 min.

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Liverpool to Skipton bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A).

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

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Skipton.
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  • Distance: 55.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Liverpool to Skipton via Leeds in around 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Skipton via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lancashirebus.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 Liverpool University to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Liverpool, Great Crosshall Street (Liverpool John Moores Univrsity) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Skipton is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Liverpool to Skipton.

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