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York to Ilkley by train

  • First train
    07:21
  • Last train
    22:52
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 2m
  • Distance
    48 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    39
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 42m
  • Train operators

Travelling from York to Ilkley by train

Fast trains from York to Ilkley take around 1 hour and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 48 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Ilkley.

1. Are there direct trains from York to Ilkley?

Journeys between York and Ilkley usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 34 departures on the route from York to Ilkley every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 48 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from York to Ilkley?

The York to Ilkley train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the York to Ilkley train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ilkley is usually scheduled to depart York around 06:16 and the last train is around 22:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 05:47, and the last at 22:09.

When to book York to Ilkley train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from York to Ilkley by train.

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Which train companies operate between York and Ilkley?

More than one train company operates on the route from York to Ilkley, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Ilkley to York by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.