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There are 3 ways to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley by bus, taxi or car

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Line 170 bus, line 159 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 170 bus from Thirsk, The Green to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4 170
  2. Take the line 159 bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 to Lightwater Valley, Car Park 159

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Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley 15.3 miles

$55 - $70

1 alternative option

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley. However, there are services departing from Thirsk, The Green and arriving at Lightwater Valley, Car Park via Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Thirsk and Lightwater Valley is 10 miles. The road distance is 15.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley without a car is to line 170 bus and line 159 bus which takes 1 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley, including transfers.

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Thirsk to Lightwater Valley bus services, operated by Silverline, depart from Thirsk, The Green station.

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Thirsk to Lightwater Valley bus services, operated by Dales and District, arrive at Lightwater Valley, Car Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thirsk to Lightwater Valley is 15 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley.

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There are 483+ hotels available in Lightwater Valley. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

What companies run services between Thirsk, England and Lightwater Valley, England?

You can take a bus from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley via Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4, Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3, and Lightwater Valley, Car Park in around 1 h 44 min.

Bus operators
Silverline
Phone
01845 577250
Email
admin@johnsmithandsons.net
Website
johnsmithandsons.net
Bus from Thirsk, The Green to Ripon, Bus Station Stand 4
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
johnsmithandsons.net
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 to Lightwater Valley, Car Park
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thirsk to Lightwater Valley
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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