There are 5 ways to get from Thirsk to Pickering 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, line 840 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Thirsk to York
  2. Take the train from York to Malton
  3. Take the line 840 bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A) 840 / ...

$24 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus, line 128 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Thirsk, The Green (N/A) to Helmsley, Market Place (Monument) M4 / ...
  2. Take the line 128 bus from Helmsley, Market Place (Monument) to Pickering, The Library (Market Place) 128

$14

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) to York, Station Avenue (Rail Station Interchange) 30 / ...
  2. Take the bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A) 840 / ...

$19 - $22

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thirsk to Pickering 27.5 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Thirsk to Pickering 27.5 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thirsk to Pickering is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thirsk to Pickering is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Thirsk and Pickering is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Thirsk to Pickering, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thirsk to Pickering. However, there are services departing from Thirsk, The Green (N/A) and arriving at Pickering, The Library (Market Place) via Helmsley, Market Place (Monument). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Thirsk, England and Pickering, England?

You can take a bus from Thirsk to Pickering via Helmsley, Market Place (Monument) in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thirsk to York
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from York to Malton
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Thirsk to York
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $18
Bus operators
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Thirsk, The Green (N/A) to Helmsley, Market Place (Monument)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Scarborough and District
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Helmsley, Market Place (Monument) to Pickering, The Library (Market Place)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Reliance Motor Services
Phone
01904 768262
Website
reliancebuses.co.uk
Bus from Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) to York, Station Avenue (Rail Station Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
reliancebuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Thirsk to Pickering
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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