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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Skipton to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Harrogate
  3. Take the bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, South Lodge (Whitcliffe Lane) 36 / ...

$16 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus, line 822 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) 72R / ...
  2. Take the line 822 bus from Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove) 822

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) X84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6 (Cambridge Street) X52
  3. Take the bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) 36 / ...

$16 - $19

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skipton to Ripon 30.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Skipton to Ripon 30.2 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Skipton to Ripon is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Skipton to Ripon is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Skipton and Ripon is 23 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Skipton to Ripon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skipton station to Ripon. However, there are services departing from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) and arriving at Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) via Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) and Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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

You can take a bus from Skipton to Ripon via Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station), Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6 (Cambridge Street), and Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Skipton to Leeds
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Harrogate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$4 - $7
Bus operators
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, South Lodge (Whitcliffe Lane)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 1 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Barefoot Street (Williamson Drive)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 1 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Barefoot Street (Williamson Drive)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows) to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) to Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
connexions/Harrogate Coa
Phone
01423 339600
Email
craig@connexionsbuses.com
Website
connexionsbuses.com
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6 (Cambridge Street)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
connexionsbuses.com
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.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, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
North Yorkshire County C
Phone
01609 780780
Website
northyorks.gov.uk
Bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Grassington, National Park Centre (Hardy Meadows)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
northyorks.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Skipton to Ripon
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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