There are 3 ways to get from Skipton to Scarborough by train, bus 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  •  2 h 37 min

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

$39 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 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 Falsgrave, St John's Road (New Park Road) 843

$22 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Skipton to Scarborough 83.1 miles

$17 - $26

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 15 min.

Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
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
$29 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
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 Falsgrave, St John's Road (New Park Road)
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Skipton to Scarborough?

The distance between Skipton and Scarborough is 111 km. The road distance is 133 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Skipton to Scarborough?

The cheapest way to get from Skipton to Scarborough is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Skipton to Scarborough?

The quickest way to get from Skipton to Scarborough is to drive which takes 1 h 40 min and costs £12 - £19.

Is there a direct train between Skipton and Scarborough?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Skipton and Scarborough?

No, there is no direct bus from Skipton to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Skipton, Market Place (Jerry Croft) and arriving at Falsgrave, St John's Road (New Park Road) via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Skipton to Scarborough?

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