Location & Getting Here

Studley Royal is located only 20 minutes north of the beautiful spa town of Harrogate, which has a wealth of excellent restaurants, bars, hotels and shops. We are happy to provide personal recommendations about the best places to stay, eat and relax.


We are easy to reach by road, rail and air:


By road: Our postcode is HG4 3DY. If you are travelling from the North or the South, the easiest way to get to us is by using the A1 (M) - we are approximately a twenty-minute drive west of the A1 (M), accessible through Ripon. If you are driving from Harrogate, use the A61, then the B6165, and then take a right-turn up Fountains Road. We are well sign posted from most directions.


By rail: The nearest station is in Harrogate, which links directly to both Leeds and York. These are easily accessible from both the North and South. A train from London’s King’s Cross takes only 2 hours 45 mins, and a train from Edinburgh takes just over 3 hours.


By air: The nearest airport is Leeds Bradford, which is only twenty-two miles away. Leeds Bradford airport serves a variety of international and internal destinations. An alternative airport is Manchester which is further away but offers more international connections.