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New FREE bus from Ripon to Fountains Abbey

1 month ago Tue 20th Aug 2019

From 19 August to 22 September you'll be able to get to Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal by bus for free from Ripon Bus Station.

It's all thanks to a new partnership between VAMOOZ and the National Trust. VAMOOZ, based just down the road in Harrogate already provide two school buses for Ripon students.

There are five journeys a day, giving plenty of opportunity to see one of the most well-loved local days out.  

Ripon Bus Station Stand 2             1000 1100 1200 1400 1500  
Fountains Visitor Centre arr        1020 1120 1220 1420 1520  
Fountains Visitor Centre dep       1030 1130 1230 1430 1530 1610
Ripon Bus Station 1050 1150 1250 1450 1550 1630

Live further afield?

Catch the 36, every 20 minutes, 7 days a week from Leeds or Harrogate – times and tickets here.

You can also connect to the 36 at Harrogate Bus Station using these buses:

  • The 1 from Knaresborough and Starbeck – every 7 minutes
  • The 7 from Wetherby – every 30 minutes
  • The 2a and 2b from Bilton – every 15 minutes
  • The 6 from Pannal Ash – every 30 minutes

Catch the 22 Monday to Thursday from York, Boroughbridge and nearby villages – times and tickets here.

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