Selby drone shot

Getting to Selby District

The lovely district of Selby is centrally located, at the heart of Yorkshire with great road and rail connections across the UK.

We’re super connected, situated right at the heart of Yorkshire and at the centre of our neighbouring great Yorkshire cities, Leeds, Sheffield, York and Hull.

By Car – Selby District is served by excellent roads. The A1/A1(M) motorway provides fast, easy access from the North and the South, with the M62 running through the south of the district, providing easy access from Manchester, Leeds and Hull. The A19, A63 and A64 provide scenic routes through the Heart of Yorkshire, to Leeds, York and the Yorkshire Coast.

By Train – with stations located in Selby, South Milford, Sherburn in Elmet and Church Fenton, the district is well connected with national operators, including Northern Trains and Transpennine Express, running direct services to and from Manchester, Leeds, Hull, York and London. Hull Trains run a direct service into Selby from London, which takes around 2 hours.

Please check operator websites for further information on prices and travel times. Visit the Northern Rail, Transpennine Express and Hull Trains websites here or for information in one place visit Trainline.

By Air and Sea – Selby District is within easy travelling distance of three airports: Leeds Bradford, Manchester and Doncaster Sheffield Airport, all served by regular domestic and international flights.

Northern Rail Transpennine Express Hull Trains

See exactly where we are with this view of Selby District on Google Maps!

Image of bus shelter and Selby District Council logo

Getting around Selby District

Explore the Heart of Yorkshire by bus and enjoy getting around Selby District, or to neighbouring towns and cities of York, Leeds, Doncaster and Wetherby. Britain’s most scenic bus route between Leeds and the Yorkshire Coast runs right through the heart of our historic brewery town, Tadcaster.

Please check operator websites for further information on tickets and travel times. Visit the Arriva Yorkshire and Yorkshire Coastliner websites here or for information in one place visit Plan Your Journey | Traveline.

With a number of transport options available, it’s easy to explore at the Heart of Yorkshire.

Arriva Yorkshire Yorkshire Coastliner Traveline
South Parade Car Parking Meter

Parking in Selby District

For all the information you need on car parking in Selby District, please visit the Selby District Council website.

Parking in Selby District