There are 3 ways to get from Ripon to Fountains Abbey by bus, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 2 (Victoria Gardens) to Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre) 139 / ...

$1 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ripon to Fountains Abbey 4.3 miles

$19 - $23

Walk  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Walk from Ripon to Fountains Abbey 3.4 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 2 (Victoria Gardens) station and arriving at Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre). Services depart three times a day, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Ripon and Fountains Abbey is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Ripon to Fountains Abbey without a car is to bus which takes 24 min and costs .

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The bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 2 (Victoria Gardens) to Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre) takes 15 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Ripon to Fountains Abbey bus services, operated by Dales and District, arrive at Ripon, Bus Station Stand 2 (Victoria Gardens).

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Ripon to Fountains Abbey bus services, operated by Dales and District, arrive at Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre) station.

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There are 395+ hotels available in Fountains Abbey. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ripon to Fountains Abbey.
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  • Distance: 2.8 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Ripon, England and Fountains Abbey, England?

Dales and District operates a bus from Ripon to Fountains Abbey 3 times a day. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 15 min. Arriva Yorkshire also services this route once a week.

Bus operators
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 2 (Victoria Gardens) to Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) to Fountains Abbey, Visitor Centre (Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ripon to Fountains Abbey
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23

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