National Express operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Ripon once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Ripon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $30 and the journey takes 55 min. 2 other operators also service this route.
From Newcastle Upon Tyne bus to Ripon. 2 h £9. From Newcastle train to Northallerton, County Hall (rail station) then bus to Ripon, White Horse (Coltsgate Hill). 2 h 32 min £26. From Newcastle train to York, train to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street), then line 36 bus to Ripon, South Lodge (Whitcliffe Lane). 3 h 2 min £30. From Newcastle upon Tyne drive to Ripon. 1 h 12 min £13.