Bus Timetables
Monday July 13, 2020

Coxwold Village - Pastures and Moors

Coxwold lies on three different bus routes.
The principal route, 31X, runs from Helmsley, eight miles north-east of the Village, through Coxwold to Easingwold (six miles south) then on to York.  The route is currently operated by Reliance Motor Services.  From Helmsley to York there are three services each day Monday to Friday and on Saturdays a fourth service runs Helmsley to Easingwold.  Additional services run between Easingwold and York.  There is no Sunday service.  The journey time from Coxwold to York is about 40 minutes and to Helmsley is just half an hour.  Here is a summary timetable: a more detailed version can be found on Reliance Motor Services' website where you can also download a .pdf of the whole timetable.
31X  Helmsley - Coxwold - Easingwold - York

Helmsley 0920 1240 1600 1715
Coxwold 0947 1304 1630 1739
Easingwold 1005 1320 1650 1754
York Station Avenue 1033 1348 1720* -
York Exhibition Sq. 1038 1352 1726* -
*S arrives Exhibition Sq 1722 via Bootham
31X York - Easingwold - Coxwold - Helmsley
York Station Avenue - - 0928 1013 1348 1352 1533
York Exhibition Sq. - - 0945 1025 1400 1400 1545
Easingwold  0745 0800 1010 1050 1425 1425 1610
Coxwold 0800 0815 1025 1105 1440 1440 1625
Helmsley  0834 0849 1052 1132 1505 1508 1653

MF: Monday to Friday term-time  S: Saturdays and non-school days
The second route is Route 59 and is  a 'circular' route, running from Thirsk Market place through local villages and back to Thirsk.  It runs Mondays and Fridays only.  The full day-by-day timetable can be found on the web page of the operator, North Yorkshire County Council.

59 Thirsk - Coxwold - Thirsk

Thirsk Market Place 1000 1200
Coxwold Fauconberg Arms 1020 1240
Coxwold Church 1040 1300
Thirsk Market Place 1100 1320
The third route is the the summertime Moorsbus M5 service which serves Coxwold every Sunday and Bank Holiday during the summer months.  The bus will stops outside the Fauconberg Arms, bringing visitors from Northallerton and Thirsk, and continues to Byland Abbey, Ampleforth and Helmsley.  From Helmsley there are connecting services to a variety of destinations on the  Moors including Sutton Bank, Pickering, Hutton-le-Hole, and the North York Moors National Park Centre at Danby .

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Moorsbus Summer 2019 season has now finished.  Services will start again in May 2020.  Further information can be foind at www.moorsbus.org.  A full network timetable can be obtained by sending a S.A.E. to Friends of Moorsbus, 4 Foundry Cottages, Wrelton, Pickering, YO18 8PF.