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from Edinburgh to Skipton

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Skipton

distanceDistance144 miles (233 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£51 - £133
fastestFastest modeTrain • £51 • 3 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or Northern Rail

Take a flight or train to travel 144 miles (233 km) between Edinburgh and Skipton. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are British Airways or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Skipton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Skipton

Travel to Skipton easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Skipton.

What are my Edinburgh to Skipton travel options?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Skipton from Edinburgh. You can take a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Skipton?

The cheapest way from Edinburgh to Skipton is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £51 compared to other travel options to Skipton:

A train is generally £82 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £133 from Edinburgh to Skipton.

How many miles are between Edinburgh and Skipton

Skipton is approximately 144 miles (233 km) away from Edinburgh.

How many services a day are there between Edinburgh and Skipton?

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Skipton is:

  • 9 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Skipton from Edinburgh as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Edinburgh to Skipton, where do I depart from Edinburgh and where do I arrive in Skipton?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Edinburgh to Skipton:

  • Trains mostly leave from Edinburgh Waverley and tend to arrive in Skipton.

Which travel operators can get me from Edinburgh to Skipton?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Skipton, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with British Airways for flights to Skipton. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for British Airways Edinburgh to Skipton tickets on Omio for £133.
  • Northern Rail can take you to Skipton by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Northern Rail from Edinburgh to Skipton for £51.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Skipton from Edinburgh?

Many of our customers travelling from Edinburgh to Skipton don't make Skipton their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Leeds or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Edinburgh and Skipton trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Skipton to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy Edinburgh to Skipton tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Edinburgh to Skipton, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is on average £133 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £51 one way.

But we recommend booking Edinburgh to Skipton tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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