How to get toYork City Cruisescar-free

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Visit York City Cruises car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

It’s easy to reach York City Cruises car-free. It is in the city centre, about a 10-minute stroll from York train station.

There are direct trains to York from Leeds (about 25 mins), Newcastle (60 mins), Sheffield (70 mins), and cities across England and Scotland. When you travel by train, a York PlusBus ticket offers unlimited travel around the city by bus.

There are frequent buses from around York, stopping nearby. These include the sightseeing buses CS and Golden Tours. Hop off at Museum Street. Other buses run to York from many other towns and cities.

Use our journey planner to get the best route from where you are.

Cyclists welcome - plan your route here

Here’s some information on access to attractions, buses and trains.

About York City Cruises

Take a relaxing tour of York by water.

For any queries about visiting contact York City Cruises on 020 7740 0400 or

Address: City Cruises, Lendal Bridge, York YO1 7DP. Visit Website