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Day Trip to York by Rail includes Open Top Bus Dates and Times


More Information about Day Trip to York by Rail includes Open Top Bus

Welcome

You will need to be at King’s Cross Station by 7:30am with your  train tickets for your outbound and inbound rail journeys. Your train will depart at 8:00am and arrive in to York at 9:49am. 

York

Unrivalled in Britain for its magical charm and beauty, this walled city on the River Ouse was the northern capital in Roman times.

Open Top Bus Tour

The Open Top Bus Tour departs from outside the station and takes you all round the ancient city, including the famous medieval street, the Shambles; museums and galleries such as Castle Museum; and York Minster, a massive gothic cathedral with outstanding stained glass windows.

Click here to view the route map

Click here to view the bus timetable

Return Journey

Your train departs at 7:31pm and arrives back in London at 9:39pm (9:46pm on Saturdays).

For added comfort and luxury, you can choose to upgrade your rail trip to first class. This option includes wider, reclining seats with a generous amount of leg room, larger tables, a fast Wi-Fi connection, power sockets and USB charging points at every seat and complimentary snacks, sandwiches and refreshments (including alcohol).

Days of departure:

Monday to Friday

Train Schedule:

London to York Departure from London King's Cross: 8:00am*, Please arrive at least 15min prior to train departure time to avoid missing the train. Arrival to York : 9:49am* From 1st April 2022 Meet your representative outside the ticket office in Kings Cross Station. Meeting time: 7:30am Departure from Kings Cross Station: 8:00am
Arrival at York Station: 9:49am* --------------------------------------------------------- York to London Departure from York: 7:31pm* Please arrive at least 15min prior to train departure time to avoid missing the train. Arrival to London King's Cross: 9:39pm*

York Open Top Bus Tour:

Frequency to be confirmed. The buses will not operate on the following dates: Christmas Day Boxing Day A circuit takes approx. 45 minutes

Please note:

*All times are provisional and subject to change. We will aim to book train with similar timing if these times become unavailable. You will receive in a separate email your train e-tickets and Open Bus Tour tickets. Once booked this tour is non-refundable. This tour is unescorted Train seats are allocated & not guaranteed together.

Highlights

Reserved seats on LNER train.
Open Top Bus Tour of York .
First Class (Optional) includes refreshments and food served at your seat.

Inclusions

Reserved train seats
Open Top Bus Tour

Exclusions

Gratuities
Food or drinks
Guide
Hotel transfers