Bus Services from York to the Yorkshire Dales & North York Moors National Parks
Enjoy a scenic trip into Yorkshire's beautiful National Parks and National Landscapes by bus from York
Reliance service 31X runs from York to Ampleforth and Helmsley in the North York Moors National Park on Monday to Saturday all year.
DalesBus 74 runs from York on Saturdays all-year to Knaresborough, Harrogate, Ilkley, Bolton Abbey and Grassington in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, paralleling the Dales Way footpath between Bolton Abbey and Grassington.
Double-decker DalesBus 822 runs from York on Summer Sundays and Bank Holidays (service expected to resume from 31st March 2024) to Boroughbridge, Ripon, Fountains Abbey, Pateley Bridge and Grassington. Perfect for walking or sightseeing with great views of Nidderdale National Landscape and the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Double-deckerDalesBus 875runs from York on Summer Sundays and Bank Holidays (services expected to resume from 31st March 2024).via Leeds to Ilkley and Grassington, continuing to Upper Wharfedale, Aysgarth and Hawes.
Castleline buses run between York and Malton via Castle Howard in the Howardian Hills National Landscape on Monday to Saturday all year
Moorsbus services will run from York into the North York Moors National Park every Saturday and Sunday from 1st June until the 29th of September, plus August Bank Holiday Monday.
There’s no need to book in advance on any of these buses, tickets are available from the driver, so you can simply turn up and go!