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

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Line 280 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 280 bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange (Station Hotel) 280 / ...

$8

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Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Skipton to Hellifield
  2. Take the train from Hellifield to Clitheroe

$8 - $13

Bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 3 (Sackville Street) to Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) X43
  2. Take the bus from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Primrose, Park Street M2 / ...

$14

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skipton to Clitheroe 20.1 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Skipton to Clitheroe 20.1 miles

$4 - $7

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

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The quickest way to get from Skipton to Clitheroe is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) station and arriving at Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange (Station Hotel) station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Skipton to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Skipton and arriving at Clitheroe via Hellifield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Skipton and Clitheroe is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Skipton to Clitheroe without a car is to line 280 bus which takes 44 min and costs £6.

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The line 280 bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange (Station Hotel) takes 44 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Skipton to Clitheroe bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street).

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Map of how to get from Skipton to Clitheroe.
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  • Distance: 17.1 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

Preston Bus operates a bus from Skipton to Clitheroe hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Skipton to Clitheroe via Hellifield in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Skipton to Hellifield
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hellifield to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange (Station Hotel)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 3 (Sackville Street) to Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Primrose, Park Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Primrose, Park Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Skipton to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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