Hawes - Bainbridge - Askrigg - Castle Bolton - Leyburn - Richmond Summer Sundays and Bank Holidays This service did not operate in Summer 2021. Eastern DalesBus 825 provides a replacement service between Leyburn and Richmond.
DalesBus 857 at Bolton Castle
Wensleydale DalesBus 857 runs down Wensleydale from Hawes, passing through Bainbridge and Askrigg.
Alight from the bus at Castle Bolton for magnificent Bolton Castle – the superbly preserved 14th century castle, where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned and briefly escaped from – exhibitions, café, falconry displays, gardens.
Show your bus ticket for £2 discount per person to entry to the Castle and Gardens. The discount will only apply to people purchasing a full admission ticket to the Castle and does not include tickets purchased for the Gardens only. It cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
Richmond is a large bustling Georgian town, with spectacular views from its castle. Explore the magnificently restored Victorian building that is The Station, once the town’s busy railway terminus, but is now home to a stylish café bar and restaurant, cinema, art gallery and an interactive heritage centre revealing Richmond’s heritage.
DalesBus 857 is managed by Dales and Bowland Community Interest Company and operated by Arriva North East 0344 800 44 11 as part of the DalesBus network with financial support from Friends of the Dales, Bolton Castle and individual donors.