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York to Selby Railway Path

24 km / 15 miles

N Yorks, York
A cycle route from York Station to Selby Station following where possible the former railway line. This route is open to walkers as well.

The route is marked on OS mapping.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes: Easy; Former Railway; Cycle Route
SE596517 - York Station
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SE618322 - Selby Station
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Web Sites: Trans Pennine Trail - York to Selby Railway Path - PDF


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Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger: 105106
OS Landranger Active: 105106
OS Explorer: 290
OS Explorer Active: 290

Group Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

Hostel Accommodation: Ace Hotel York (was York Backpackers) < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: York YHA, 42 Water End, Clifton, York, North Yorkshire 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: The Fort < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Naburn Station, Naburn, York < 1 Km

Connected Paths:

E Routes: E-Route 8 UK Section - Hull to Liverpool
Paths Marked on OS mapping: Centenary Way (North Yorkshire); Ebor Way; Foss Walk; Trans Pennine Trail; Trans Pennine Trail - York Link
Click to show 2 more Paths Marked on OS mapping
Other Paths: Jorvic Way; Millennium Way - York; Paulinus Way; Way of the Roses; Whitby Way; White Rose Way; Wilberforce Way; Yorkshire Ouse Walk
Click to show 5 more Other Paths
Anytime Challenges: Ainsty Bounds Walk


GPS Exchange Format Route File: York to Selby Railway Path GPX Exchange Format Route File Login to Download
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MemoryMap Route file: York to Selby Railway Path Memory Map Route File Login to Download
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Tracklogs Route file: York and Selby Path Tracklogs Route file Login to Download
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Route Profile:

24.9 Km (15.5 miles)
119 m (390 ft) ascent
18 m (59 ft)  maximum height