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There are 4 ways to get from Pontefract to Selby by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 476 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 476 bus from Pontefract, Bus Station to Selby, Park Street Shelter 476

$4 - $7

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Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Pontefract Tanshelf to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Selby

$14 - $23

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pontefract to Selby 15.4 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Pontefract to Selby 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Pontefract to Selby is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pontefract to Selby is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pontefract, Bus Station station and arriving at Selby, Park Street Shelter. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pontefract to Selby. However, there are services departing from Pontefract Tanshelf and arriving at Selby via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Pontefract and Selby is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Pontefract to Selby without a car is to line 476 bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The line 476 bus from Pontefract, Bus Station to Selby, Park Street Shelter takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Pontefract to Selby bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, arrive at Pontefract, Bus Station.

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Pontefract to Selby train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Pontefract Tanshelf station.

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The best way to get from Pontefract to Selby is to line 476 bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £3 - £5. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £10 - £18 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Pontefract to Selby.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Pontefract, England and Selby, England?

Arriva Yorkshire operates a bus from Pontefract to Selby 4 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pontefract to Selby via Leeds in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Pontefract Tanshelf to Leeds
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Selby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Selby
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Pontefract, Bus Station to Selby, Park Street Shelter
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Pontefract to Selby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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Pontefract to Selby bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, arrive at Selby, Park Street Shelter station.

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Pontefract to Selby train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Selby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pontefract to Selby is 15 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Pontefract to Selby.

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