Bolton Abbey Estate in Wharfedale, North Yorkshire offers a fun family day out set amongst stunning scenery and the spectacular 12th Century Priory. (Prebooking and admission charges now apply). Slightly further north up Wharfedale lies the riverside village of Burnsall.
Minibus 74A runs on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between Ilkley, Bolton Abbey, Strid Wood, Appletreewick, Burnsall, Grassington and Hebden,
DalesBus 74 runs on Summer Saturdays from 17th April 2021 between Bradford, Ilkley, Bolton Bridge, Embsay, Barden Tower, Burnsall and Grassington (for Bolton Abbey alight at Bolton Bridge - approx. half a mile walk to Bolton Abbey).
Cravenlink 873 runs on Sundays between Ilkley, Bolton Abbey, Strid Wood, Embsay and Skipton.
DalesBus 874 runs on Summer Sundays and Bank Holidays from 18th April 2021 between Wetherby, Leeds, Horsforth, Ilkley, Bolton Abbey, Strid Wood, Burnsall and Grassington (continuing to Kettlewell and Buckden).
Through fares are available between service 74A and Upper Wharfedale service 72B.
Please note that there are currently no buses on Tuesdays or Thursdays to Bolton Abbey, Appletreewick or Burnsall.
Minibus service 74A is operated by North Yorkshire County Council. Saturday DalesBus 74 is operated by First Leeds. Cravenlink service 873 is operated by the Keighley Bus Company. DalesBus 874 is operated by York Pullman.