Inside York

Travelling to York

York Train Station


York is easy to reach by train and road. York railway station - a magnificent example of Victorian architecture - is right next to the city centre.

There are trains approximately twice per hour from London and three times per hour from Edinburgh and Manchester during the daytime. For train times, click here to go to the National Rail Enquiries journey planner.

By road, York can be reached via the A1 and A64 from the South and by the A1 and A59 from the North. There are several Park and Ride facilities on the outskirts of the city.

Click here for a wide area map, or click here for a York map showing the outer ring road and Park and Ride locations.

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The INSIDE YORK map - free to print!

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The nearest international airports to York are Leeds/Bradford and Robin Hood Doncaster/ Sheffield. There is also a frequent direct rail link to Manchester Airport


York Accommodation Search

In addition to our recommended York accommodation featured on this website, we also work with partner sites to provide a York accommodation availability checker. Use the search options on the right to find great bed and breakfast, guest houses and hotels in York based on your dates or how many people wish to stay.

This service uses the i-know Yorkshire website to scan for the best available York hotel and accommodation prices as well as other sites to find you the best places to stay in York.

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