York tourist and travel information

York tourist and travel information

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York Walls

York war memorial

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York Walls

York war memorial

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York Travel Information

York The Park & Ride sites are all clearly marked on all major routes into York - just off the York Outer Ring Road, A1237 / A64. Service runs every day, including bank holidays except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. York is 20 minutes from the M1/M62 motorway network.

TRAVELLINE at www.traveline.info

bus and coach travel

York - Travel by coach York - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. National Express offer efficient services to York, from most major UK destinations. The Park & Ride service runs every day, including bank holidays except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

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Roads York - Travel by road - York is on the A 19. York is about 45 miles from KINGSTON UPON HULL.

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York - Travel by road York - Travel by road - York is just 20 minutes from the M1/M62 motorway network. The A59 takes you to the A1M at Knaresborough, the A64 southwest towards Leeds. The A64 also takes you north east towards Scarborough on the coast.

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 www.easyCar.com low cost car rental online

York York is about 205 miles from London, and 25 miles from Leeds.

Travel by train

York - Travel by train York - Travel by train - London to York takes under two hours. Edinburgh two and a half hours from York. Direct services run from Liverpool, Manchester, Birmingham and the South West. Station Road, York, YO24 1AB.

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

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York - Ferries York - Ferries - York is only 1 hour from Hull (50 miles) and the Ferries terminal there.

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York - Air Air - Transpennine trains to York makes getting here from 3 international airports - Leeds/Bradford (30 miles) Humberside (55 miles) and Manchester (85 miles), relatively easy.

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Travel be Car

York - Car Hire York - Car Hire - There are several local taxi firms in York. All the major Car Hire firms have offices in York.

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Cycling

York - Cycle Hire York - Cycle Hire - We offer the latest lightweight folding bikes for hire. These are easily the best way to see York. Avoid the traffic, see the bits of the historic city that cars or coaches can’t. York is a cyclist’s dream. We drop off the bikes, maps, helmets, locks and other equipment at your hotel at a time that suits you. When you are done we pick the bike up from your hotel or another location in the city. (0)790 337 6612. www.yorkbikerental.co.uk

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York - Tram York - Tram - In November 1935 the last tram disappeared from the streets of York.

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Note: all mileages are approximate

York Tourist Information

Shopping

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Shopping

Stores York - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 9 The Pavement, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8NB. Tel: 01904 643377. Marks & Spencer, York Coppergate - 4 St Mary's Square, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9NY. Tel: 01904 643377. Marks & Spencer, York Retail Park - Units 5/6, Monks Cross Shopping Park, Monks Cross Drive, York, Yorkshire, YO32 9GX. Tel: 01904 641134. British Home Stores Monks Cross - Unit 14 & 14A, Monks Cross Retail Park, York, YO32 9GX. Tel: 0845 8410236. British Home Stores York - 44 Coney Street, North Yorkshire, YO1 8ND. Tel: 0845 8410307. British Home Stores York - 3 St. Mary's Square, Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9NG. Tel: 0845 8410308. Woolworths - 2 Spurriegate, York, YO1 9QR . Tel; 01904 623601. Newgate market has 110 stalls in a market square within Europe's largest single pedestrianised area. Clifton Moor Shopping Centre. York YO30 4XZ. Tel: 01904-690206. Clifton Moor is situated on the ring road, 2 miles north of the city. Monks Cross Shopping Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York, YO32 9GX. Tel: 01904 623374. Monks Cross Shopping Park offers high street shopping with out of town convenience, on the outskirts, north of York. Over 1000 free car parking spaces.

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Sport

Sport York - Sport - York City FC, KitKat Crescent, Bootham Crescent, York, YO30 7AQ. Tel: 01904 624447. Ten Pin Bowling. York Megabowl, Stirling Road, Clifton Moor Centre, Clifton Moor, York, YO30 4WZ. Tel: 0871 550 1010. Edmund Wilson Swimming Pool York. Tel: 01904 552424. Oaklands Sports Centre York. Tel: 01904 552424.

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Sport

Sport York - Sport - York Golf Club (Yorkshire), Lords Moor Lane, Strensall, York, North Yorkshire, YO3 5XF. About 4 miles north of York ring road, the A1237. Tel: 01904491840.

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Entertainment

Entertainment York - Entertainment and attractions - York Theatre Royal , St. Leonard's Place, York YO1 7HD. Box Office 01904 623568. York's most celebrated attraction is York Minster.

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Entertainment

Entertainment York - Entertainment and attractions - York Dungeon, 12 Clifford Street, York. Tel: 01904 632599. Take a spine tingling tour round the plague-ravaged streets of 14th century York in the company of grisly guides. Plot with Guy Fawkes and follow Dick Turpin to the gallows! In the centre of York.

York Dungeon

York Dungeon Hotel + Ticket Packages available

National Railway Museum

Other information York - Other information - National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York. 01904 621261. In the centre of York. Jorvik Viking Centre, Coppergate, York. Tel: 01904 643211. In the centre of York.

Jorvik Viking Centre

JORVIK Hotel + Ticket Packages available -
Travel back 1,000 years and visit the Vikings of JORVIK

Other information York - Other information - The Trans Pennine Trail is a route for walkers, cyclists and horse riders which passes through York. The trail links Southport, on the Irish Sea, with Hornsea on the North Sea coast, a total of 207 miles. www.transpenninetrail.org.uk

YORK ACCOMMODATION

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York hotels

ACCOMMODATION

Guest house bed and breakfast in York - including Oldstead, Crayke

Self catering accommodation in York - including Crayke

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 York is on the A19.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

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

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.

Jorvik Viking Centre

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York Coaches

York Railway Museum

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York Station

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The Ouse at York

York Walls

York Walls and Minster

The Ouse at York

York Walls

York Walls and Minster

photos of York

For accommodation in other areas near to York, Yorkshire see Yorkshire Dales.

For hotels in other areas near to York see Wetherby hotels & in Leeds hotels.

For bed and breakfast in other areas nearby see bed and breakfast in Wetherby & bed and breakfast in Leeds.

For self catering in other areas near to York see S/C accommodation in Harrogate & S/C accommodation in Malham.

York - Local Information. Boots The Chemists York 01904 653657 - Lloyds Pharmacy York 01904 642557 - Northern Rock York 01904 652039 - Yorkshire Bank York 01904 645451 - Market Place Post Office York 01904 651398 - Micklegate Post Office York 01904 622059 - Oaklands Sports Centre York (01904) 552424 - Edmund Wilson Swimming Pool York (01904) 552424 - York Minster 01904 624426

Telephoning York from abroad - To dial a number in York from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in York

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