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

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Train, bus  •  2 h 40 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 (N/A) X26 / ...

$43 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Leeds City Centre, The Headrow (Parade of Shops) X84
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Home Sense Store) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) 36
  3. Take the bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) to Richmond, Market Place (N/A) 159

$27 - $28

3 alternative options

Line 580 bus, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 580 bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Settle, Market Place (N/A) 580
  2. Take the bus from Ingleton, Community Centre (Bank Hall Close) to Richmond, Market Place (Trinty Church) 830

$28

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skipton to Richmond 43.6 miles

$150 - $190

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 to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) and arriving at Richmond, Market Place (Trinty Church) via Settle, Market Place (N/A) and Ingleton, Community Centre (Bank Hall Close). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 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 40 min and costs £30 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Skipton to Richmond, including transfers.

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Skipton to Richmond bus services, operated by Kirkby Lonsdale Coaches, depart from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) station.

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Skipton to Richmond bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Richmond, Market Place (Trinty Church) 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 524+ hotels available in Richmond. Prices start at $85 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 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Skipton to Richmond via Settle, Market Place (N/A) and Ingleton, Community Centre (Bank Hall Close) in around 4 h 52 min.

Train operators
LNER
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 (N/A)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Kirkby Lonsdale Coaches
Phone
01524 733 831
Email
office@kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
Website
kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Settle, Market Place (N/A)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Ingleton, Community Centre (Bank Hall Close) to Richmond, Market Place (Trinty Church)
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Home Sense Store) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) to Richmond, Market Place (N/A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
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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