Trains to Skipton

Discover Skipton's historic buildings and fascinating history

Our website offers cheap fares on LNER trains to Skipton - with no booking fees!

A gateway into the Yorkshire Dales, Skipton is the end of the line for our trains heading west.

You can reach the great architecture and unspoilt countryside of Skipton in just over 40 minutes from Leeds and, from here, connecting north to York, Newcastle, and Scotland, as well as south to London Kings Cross.

Fact About Skipton
In March 2014 The Sunday Times judged Skipton as the "best place to live" in Britain

Popular trains to Skipton

London Kings Cross to Skipton

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The Gateway to the Dales

Skipton is a bustling market town on the doorstep of the Yorkshire Dales and Brontë Country.

Enjoy exploring the thriving market, medieval castle, shops, pubs, and cafes surrounded by olde-world charm.

Plus, when you join LNER Perks you'll get £5 free and 2% credit back every time you travel with us.

Things to do in Skipton

Whether it’s a fun-packed family day out or a weekend with friends there’s plenty to do.

Where to eat in Skipton

From British classics to exotic cuisines, you’ll find a tasty bite in Skipton.

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