The Tour de Yorkshire cycle race will visit Harrogate and Bedale on Friday 3rd May, and the Yorkshire Dales on Sunday 5th May. There will be some disruption to bus services as follows:
Friday 3rd May
Harrogate Bus Co service 24 between Harrogate and Pateley Bridge will be amended as follows:
Sunday 5th May
Most DalesBus services will run normally, but there may be some delays so the usual connections between services may not be available. There may also be some changes to Eastern DalesBus service 825 - details to be confirmed.
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Many seasonal DalesBus services will restart for the summer season at Easter weekend.
Click here for a list of seasonal DalesBus services.
Most services will be similar to Summer 2018, but there will be some changes as follows:
Saturday Service from 20th April:
Minor changes will be made to services 24 and 144 from 28th April 2019.
On Harrogate Bus Company service 24 between Harrogate and Pateley Bridge:
On Dales & District service 144 between Bedale and Masham:
Changes will be made to bus services operated by Western Dales Bus from mid-May as follows:
The winter offer for Dales Railcard holders offering reduced price Day Ranger tickets for travel on the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle and Leeds-Lancaster-Morecambe lines for Winter 2018-19 finished on Saturday 6th April 2019.
Metro/Northern's winter offer for a Day Ranger valid on the scenic Leeds-Skipton-Settle-Carlisle and Bentham (Leeds-Skipton-Lancaster-Morecambe) railway lines for holders of ENCTS elderly or disabled passes issued by Metro finished on Saturday 6th April 2019.
Strike action by the RMT union on Northern trains services has been suspended, so a normal service is now running every day.
From 28th January 2019 Leeds Station Interchange will be closed for rebuilding work.
Sunday DalesBus 874 to Bolton Abbey, Grassington and Buckden will stop instead at bus stop Z1 on Bishopgate Street, opposite The Scarborough Hotel.
Trains now make additional stops to those shown in the current printed timetables for the Leeds - Settle - Carlisle line (Northern timetable leaflet 7) on Monday to Saturday as follows:
The full revised timetable is available as a PDF file here.