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

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Train, bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Skipton to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington
  3. Take the bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place X26 / ...

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skipton to Richmond 43.6 miles

$150 - $190

3 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilkley, Bus Station to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6 X52
  2. Take the bus from Harrogate to Darlington National Express

Bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilkley, Bus Station to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6 X52
  2. Take the bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 to Richmond, Market Place 159

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Skipton to Richmond 43.6 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Skipton to Richmond is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Skipton to Richmond is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skipton station to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 and arriving at Richmond, Market Place via Ilkley, Bus Station, Harrogate and Darlington, Town Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Skipton and Richmond is 33 miles. The road distance is 43.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Skipton to Richmond without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Skipton to Richmond, including transfers.

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Skipton to Richmond bus services, operated by connexions/Harrogate Coa, arrive at Ilkley, Bus Station.

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Skipton to Richmond bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Darlington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skipton to Richmond is 44 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Skipton to Richmond.

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There are 531+ hotels available in Richmond. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Skipton to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 32.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Skipton, England and Richmond, North Yorkshire, England?

You can take a bus from Skipton to Richmond via Ilkley, Bus Station, Harrogate, and Darlington, Town Hall in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Skipton to Leeds
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$17 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
connexions/Harrogate Coa
Phone
01423 339600
Email
craig@connexionsbuses.com
Website
connexionsbuses.com
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
connexionsbuses.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Harrogate to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 to Richmond, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Skipton to Richmond
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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