There are 3 ways to get from Skipton to Scarborough by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Skipton to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Scarborough

$36 - $58

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Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) X84
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station) 843

$21 - $27

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Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Skipton to Scarborough 83.1 miles

$17 - $26

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No, there is no direct bus from Skipton to Scarborough station. However, there are services departing from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) and arriving at Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station) via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Skipton to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Skipton and arriving at Scarborough via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Skipton and Scarborough is 69 miles. The road distance is 83.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Skipton to Scarborough without a car is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Skipton to Scarborough, including transfers.

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Skipton to Scarborough bus services, operated by First, depart from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) station.

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Skipton to Scarborough train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Skipton station.

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The best way to get from Skipton to Scarborough is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 29 min.

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Skipton to Scarborough bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, arrive at Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station).

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Skipton to Scarborough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Scarborough station.

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Map of how to get from Skipton to Scarborough.
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  • Distance: 69.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Skipton to Scarborough via Leeds in around 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skipton to Scarborough via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 5 h 29 min.

Train operators
LNER
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Scarborough, West Square Stop V (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Skipton to Scarborough is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Skipton to Scarborough.

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