Explore the Yorkshire Dales with DalesBus 822

4 weeks ago Thu 21st Mar 2024

Discover Yorkshire's Treasures Every Summer Sunday and Bank Holiday!

Embark on a picturesque adventure this summer with the DalesBus 822 service, running every Summer Sunday and Bank Holiday. This delightful route takes you from Pocklington, York, Boroughbridge, and Ripon to the majestic World Heritage Site of Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal. From there, the journey continues through the stunning landscapes of Nidderdale National Landscape and the renowned Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Dales Bus

Hassle-Free Travel

Forget the hassle of booking in advance—tickets for the DalesBus 822 are conveniently available from the driver. Sit back and relax aboard our double-decker buses, which offer ample space and incredible countryside views.

Explore Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal

Alight at Fountains Abbey and immerse yourself in the glorious ruins of England's most fabulous Cistercian Abbey. Nestled in a perfect riverside setting, this site offers a captivating historical glimpse. Stroll through the magnificent Water Gardens, a masterpiece of 18th-century English design adorned with statues, follies, and picturesque viewpoints. The National Trust property also boasts a visitor centre, café/restaurant, and gift shop. Don't miss the chance to explore Studley Royal's vast deer park (with free admission) and the hauntingly beautiful St Mary's Church.

Journey Through Nidderdale National Landscape

Continue your journey on DalesBus 822 to discover the wonders of Nidderdale National Landscape. Stop at Pateley Bridge, a charming town filled with boutique shops, cosy cafes, and traditional pubs. Explore the intriguing exhibits at the Nidderdale Museum and soak in the local history.

Spectacular Scenery of Yorkshire Dales National Park

The adventure doesn't end there. Stay on DalesBus 822 for a spectacular journey through the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Pass by the breathtaking Coldstones Cut, a striking viewpoint with refreshments available nearby at Toft Gate Barn. Traverse across Greenhow Moor and descend into the enchanting Upper Wharfedale. Arrive at Grassington, a picturesque village with a National Park Centre, quaint shops, welcoming pubs, and a charming cobbled square.

Further Explorations and Connections

Connections are readily available on DalesBus 72 to Skipton and DalesBus 876 to the iconic villages of Kettlewell and Buckden. These areas boast some of Yorkshire's finest walking country, offering scenic trails and stunning vistas. You can also journey to Aysgarth for its famous waterfalls or Hawes to visit Wensleydale Creamery.

Tiimetable Information

Timetable information available in PDF format here 822.pdf

Ticket Information

  • Single fares: Cost no more than £2 per journey.
  • Under 19's: Travel for just £1 per journey.
  • Concessionary Passes: Please note that concessionary bus passes for the elderly and disabled are not valid for free travel on DalesBus 822.

This service is part of the DalesBus Network, which is managed by Dales and Bowland Community Interest Company, with financial support from the National Trust.

For further information of other Dales bus services please visit the Dales Bus website.