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Thirsk local bus services: Thirsk is served by several bus operators. Timetables are available from Thirsk Tourist information and information will also be found at the bus stop in the Market place.

vintage bus Thirsk Market Place

There are regular services to and from Thirsk railway station and around the town during the day. There are also daytime services to Ripon, Easingwold, York, Northallerton, Darlington. However many of the surrounding villages do not have daily services.

The Traveline Yorkshire journey planner provides impartial journey planning information about all public transport services - buses, coaches, trains and trams, throughout Yorkshire also on 01904 551400

North Yorkshire County Council Bus info Search by town, village, school, or route number.

Get Down "(Almost) everything you need to know about bus services in York and North Yorkshire!" Includes timetables and maps.

Dales & District timetables Currently operate many of the local services

Moorsbus 2020 summer services cancelled North York Moors. See website for details

Dalesbus "Details of bus and train services in the Yorkshire Dales

Double Deck bus Thirsk Market Place X30Thirsk Taxis: There are several companies covering Thirsk and Sowerby. There is a Taxi rank by the clock in the Market Place. There is not a taxi rank at Thirsk Station.

Bravo Taxi (Chris) 07717 772 249

Syd's Taxis 07807 726583 Local night out airport station contract taxi hire

SCL Taxis Thirsk 07971 410 412 2 taxisupto 8 seats wheelchair friendly Thirsk & Easingwold

A2B Taxis Thirsk 07734 570 638

J.E.B Taxis 07973 443169 - 07866 594 954 also 8 seater minibuses available

Premier Taxis 07970 30 40 50

K.A. Taxis 07817 858 077

Town & Country Taxis 01845 525892 - 07914 807568. 4 & 6 seaters

Wright's Taxis 07794 065 045 - Local and reliable - Contract Work - Airport Transfers. Call Pete on 07794 065 045

A & J's Taxi 07813 789 306

Tom's Taxi 07739 392 551 07739 392 550

Paul's Taxi 07967 233 760 wheelchair accessible

Atkinsons 01845 522473

Knight Cabs 07756 137 999

1.2.CALL Private Hire Taxi Minibus Asenby 07738 176236

Whitehorse Taxis: 01845 574888

SCS: 01845 524358

Prices Taxis 01845 522709

John Mayes 01845 577379

Rural Rides 01845 597597

Thirsk Taxis 0790 567545

Northallerton Taxis

(Licensed by Hambleton District Council, updated 09/2009)

J.P. Taxi 07715 002844 (works 13.00 to whenever. Will take bookings for before 07.00)

Town Taxis 01609 772777 (Wheelchair accessible)

A2B 07734570639 (Wheelchair accessible)

K cabs 01609 781160 (Wheelchair accessible)

Alpha 01609 777724 (Wheelchair accessible)

Riverside 07843 280660

Nite Time 07702 219430

A1 07931 865681

National Bus Services: National Express have services between Thirsk and London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Nottingham, Hull and other destinations. Full details and tickets from the National Express website

Rail Services:

Thirsk Station is about a mile and a half west of the centre of Thirsk. There is a bus service, the 1.3 mile walk to the town centre is flat and alongside the racecourse.

Thirsk Station accessibility notice Mon to Sat 06.00 to 19.00 sun 09.00 to 17.00

Thirsk Railway station steep stairs to all platforms not accessible no lift

The station has very limited accessibility, wheelchair users and others who cannot use stairs, should check before using the station. There are accessible toilets on the southbound platform.

There are Transpennine Express services to Northallerton, Middlesbrough, Darlington, York and beyond with connections to the East Coast mainline and Cross Country services at York and Darlington.

Whilst physically on the mainline the only direct services to London are courtesy of open access operator Grand Central Railway. Grand Central also offer the cheapest way to get to and from York and other local stations, if their service times are suitable.

Full details of rail services and tickets are available from National Rail Check this Split Ticketing site to see how much it can save.

Live Departure Boards links you to station departure boards for most of the stations on the National Rail network. Check whether the train you are meeting is on time Thirsk departures here. Also a list of known disruptions to train services

Airports: Teesside Airport (MME) is about 30 minutes drive from Thirsk with scheduled services to Amsterdam Schiphol with KLM, Southampton and Aberdeen. . Public transport to the airport is by bus via Darlington or Stockton. There is not a useful rail connection.

Teesside International Airport Official site

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A direct train service connects with Manchester airport. Leeds - Bradford Airport is about 1 hour drive.


Coast to Coast Packhorse - Backpack and Bicycle Transport and Passenger Bus Service for the coast to coast walk.

1st Choice Chauffeurs of York 01904 471861for Rail, Ferry, and Airport Transfers. Corporate Work, Chauffeured Tours, Weddings, and Race Meetings. Day and Evening Engagements

Self Drive Car Hire:

Practical Car & Van Rental Busby Stoop Garage, Thirsk, YO7 4EQ 01845 587232

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