Trains to York

There are loads of cheap train tickets to York available and the city centre is only a short stroll away. This makes taking the train to York a convenient and cost-effective way of travelling.

Travel by train to…

  1. Harrogate for the excellent Turkish baths
  2. Leeds for a spot of shopping – Harvey Nics anyone?
  3. Fish and chips on the beach in Scarborough
  4. London in less than 2 hours!
  5. Manchester and Manchester aiport

Most York city centre hotels and bed & breakfasts are within easy walking distance of the station making it a very economical and relaxing way to travel to York. If your final destination is a little further afield most buses stop opposite the station and there are always taxis available from the front of the station.

You can travel by train to loads of great destinations close to York. Arriving in Knaresborough is particularly spectacular by train as you approach over the viaduct high above the river Nidd. Another great journey is Scarborough as the train takes you through some lovely countryside including the tiny hamlet of Kirkham Priory.

Whether you are travelling to York for business or pleasure if you want to save time and grab yourself a bargain then pre-booking your ticket is definitely the way to go. First TransPennine Express is a popular train service to York which runs between Liverpool, stopping at  Manchester airport and continuing on to Middlesbrough and Newcastle. You can view all the routes on the First TransPennine Express website.

For cheap train tickets to all destinations within the UK another popular train ticket booking website is Train Genius who sell train tickets to nearly all destinations from York and have great deals on many popular routes.