Skipton tourist and travel information

Skipton tourist and travel information

Skipton Travel Information

Travel Information Skipton is an attractive market town in Yorkshire. Just outside the National Park boundary, Skipton prides itself on being 'The Gateway to the Dales'.

TRAVELLINE at www.traveline.info

bus and coach travel

Coaches Skipton - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33

www.stagecoachbus.com

Travel by train

Rail Skipton - Travel by train - Skipton Station, Skipton Train Station, Broughton Road, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1RT. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Whole station step free access. Wheelchairs available. Taxi rank. National Express East Coast runs fast, frequent passenger train services on the East Coast Main Line between London King’s Cross, the East Midlands, Yorkshire, the North East of England and Scotland. Customer Relations Tel: 08457 225 333. nationalexpresseastcoast.com

Northern Rail. Main regions: North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside. Tel: 0845 00 00 125. www.northernrail.org

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

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Airport Leeds Bradford International Airport, Leeds, LS19 7TU. Tel: +44 (0) 113 250 9696. The airport is signposted on all major roads over a wide area, including the M1 and M62 motorways and the Yorkshire section of the A1. Duty and Tax Free Shop. WH Smith. Superdrug. Child's Play Area. Car Hire. Leeds Bradford airport is about 22 miles from Skipton.

www.lbia.co.uk

Skipton Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Skipton - Sport - Skipton Golf Club, Short Lee Lane, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1LF. Tel: 01756 793257.

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Shopping

Stores Skipton - Shopping - Skipton Victorian Themed Shopping arcade, Craven Court, Skipton. Shops include Hawkshead, Hemingways, Julian Graves, Keith James Jewellers, Laura Ashley. Skipton has a colourful market 4 days a week.

Town Centre Shopping

Entertainment

Entertainment Skipton - Entertainment and attractions - Skipton Castle, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 1AW. Tel: 01756 792442. Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway, Bolton Abbey Station, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 6AF. Tel: 01756 710614.

Entertainment

Museum

Other information Skipton - Other information - Malham Tarn, Settle, North Yorkshire BD24 9PT. Ilkley Toy Museum, Whitton Croft Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9HR. Tel: 01943 603855.

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SKIPTON ACCOMMODATION

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Skipton hotels

ACCOMMODATION

Guest house bed and breakfast in Skipton

For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Bingley hotels & Keighley hotels. For bed and breakfast accommodation in other areas nearby see bed and breakfast in Burnley & bed and breakfast in Bradford.

North Yorkshire Map and Attractions

York is 212 miles from London. It is 107 miles from Ingleton to Scarborough and 61 miles from Scotch Corner to Selby.

Airports Airport indicated is Leeds/Bradford.

Roads Skipton is on the A59.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Skipton.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Bolton Castle, Leyburn, Yorkshire Tel: 01969 623981. boltoncastle.co.uk.
Attraction 2 - The Cathedral Church of Saint Peter and Saint Wilfrid, Ripon Cathedral, Minster Road, RIPON HG4 1QS. Tel: 01765 603462
Attraction 3 - Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway, Bolton Abbey Station, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 6AF Tel: 01756 710614
Attraction 4 - Rievaulx Abbey, near Helmsley, North Yorkshire Tel:01439 798228
Attraction 5 - Jorvik Viking Centre, Coppergate, York. Tel: 01904 643211. jorvik-viking-centre.co.uk.
Attraction 6 - Scarborough Sea Life and Marine Sanctuary, Scalby Mills, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO12 6RP Tel: 01723 376125.aquariauk.com.

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