Road: From the A1 Northbound: Exit at Leeming Bar (Northallerton and Bedale) and follow the signs to Leyburn. Follow the road to Leyburn through the villages of Crakehall, Patrick Brompton, Constable Burton and Harmby.
From the A1 Southbound: Exit at Scotch Corner and follow the signs to Richmond. From Richmond follow the signs to Leyburn.
Leyburn is approx. 26 miles (40 mins by car) to the World of James Herriot in Thirsk.
Train: The Wensleydale Railway heritage line runs from Leyburn to Northallerton where East Coast London to Edinburgh mainline trains operate.
Bus: Travel by train to Northallerton then catch the 73 bus from Northallerton Station to Bedale. From Bedale catch the 155 bus to Leyburn (see timetable below).
Exploring by bus: From Leyburn there are bus services to Richmond, Masham and Ripon (Dales and District 159) and Hawes (The Wensleydale Voyager service 156) and Bedale (Service 155 RR3) which makes Leyburn an attractive location for touring without a car.