YOU CAN GET HERE…..

  BY ROAD  

Skipton is easily accessible from all directions: you can plan your route by entering your post code on our map. On this page we give you a little more information.

 BY RAIL 

You can travel from Leeds, Bradford, Morecambe, Carlisle and all connections beyond to arrive at Skipton’s Victorian railway station.
https://www.nationalrail.co.uk     https://www.trainline.co.uk

  BY BUS  

A number of bus services arrive at Skipton’s bus station from around the country.

Please check with your local bus station for routes here!

  SETTLE-CARLISLE LINE  

Why not take a trip on the picturesque Settle-Carlisle line which takes you over the impressive Ribblehead Viaduct – an amazing  day out.
https://www.trainline.co.uk       https://www.settle-carlisle.co.uk

 FURTHER AFIELD 

For those wanting to explore further afield without their car, buses travel throughout the area from the bus station in Keighley Road.
See  https://www.dalesbus.org  for bus routes through the area.

 Car Hire 

is available from Central Car Hire on Devonshire Place.

There are plenty of places to park in Skipton, dotted across the town. Easy to find, plenty of space. Here are the main carparks. Click on the google map links to show where they are. 

  BAILEY CAR PARK  

access via Harrogate Road.
GOOGLE MAPS –   BD23 1UA    All funds received go towards the upkeep of Skipton Castle.

Information, including costs, can be found   here>>  

  HIGH STREET CAR PARK  

behind the Town Hall and accessed from the High Street or via Rectory Lane.
  GOOGLE MAPS – BD23 1ED    Public toilet facilities are available, incl. a RADAR accessible toilet. Parking for cars, motorbikes & coaches.

  COACH STREET CAR PARK  

near the canal and accessed from either Broughton Road, Gargrave Road or Water Street.

GOOGLE MAPS  BD23 1LE  Public toilet facilities are available, including a RADAR accessible toilet. Parking for cars and motor cycles.

  CAVENDISH STREET CAR PARK  

near supermarkets, railway and bus station and accessed from Broughton Road or Keighley Road.
GOOGLE MAPS  BD23 1RP  Parking for cars and motor cycles.

  BUNKERS HILL CAR PARK  

near Skipton Magistrates Court, the Police Station and the High Street car park, and accessed via Newmarket Street or Otley Road.
  GOOGLE MAPS  BD23 1HU   Parking for cars and motor cycles

  WALLER HILL CAR PARK  

near the bus station and accessed via Keighley Road.
 GOOGLE MAPS BD23 1UR    Parking for cars and motor cycles. NO COACHES – Coaches can park in the High Street car park.

  SKIPTON CASTLE – BAILEY CAR PARK  

300 metres beyond the Castle gateway – Bailey Car park is a short, secure walk down to the entrance/ticket office with no roads to cross.

GOOGLE MAPS BD23 1UA   

 

GROUP TRAVEL

To enquire about packages for Coach Operators, including Skipton Market Package, Market Plus Package & the Christmas Market Package, please see details

 here>>