There are 4 ways to get from Skipton to Lancaster University by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Skipton to Lancaster

$17 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand 280 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) to Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6) 40 / ...

$17 - $21

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skipton to Lancaster University 42.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Skipton to Lancaster University 42.8 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Skipton to Lancaster University is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Skipton to Lancaster University is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Skipton and Lancaster University is 32 miles. The road distance is 42.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Skipton to Lancaster University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skipton station to Lancaster University. However, there are services departing from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) and arriving at Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6) via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Skipton, England and Lancaster University, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Skipton to Lancaster University every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skipton to Lancaster University via Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand, Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2), and Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6) in around 3 h 7 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Lancaster University, Sports Centre
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) to Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Skipton to Lancaster University
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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