Flights & transport

Giggleswick is served by three major airports; all accessible in just over an hour by road, and two train stations.

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Giggleswick School and Giggleswick Prep School are on the same campus and accessible by air, rail, road and bus. We do offer a service to collect unaccompanied minors, please contact our Admissions Team to discuss your requirements.

Our address is: Giggleswick School, Giggleswick, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 0DE, UK.

By Air

Giggleswick is served by three major airports: Manchester, Leeds Bradford, and Liverpool John Lennon. All offer schedule and charter flights, with connections from London airports. They are accessible from Giggleswick School in just over an hour by road. Our Transport Manager can organise airport transfers for pupils, including for unaccompanied minors, using our fleet of minibuses and drivers.

See Rail below for connections to Eurostar.

By Rail

We are near Settle Train Station and Giggleswick Train Station. Settle Station sits on the line that operates between Leeds and Carlisle, Giggleswick Station sits on the line between Leeds and Morecambe via Skipton. Connections from these stations are available across the UK and internationally with Eurostar. For our boarding pupils we offer a bus service to and from York train station at holidays, half-terms and exeats.

By Road - Postcode BD24 0DE

Giggleswick School is a mile/1.6km from the market town of Settle and is easily accessible from the A65, a major road which runs from Leeds to Kendal. The School is clearly signposted and parking is available. For Satellite Navigation, use post code BD24 0DE.

By Bus

Coach services are available to all major UK destinations via Skipton, Leeds and Manchester. Frequent local services from Skipton and Kirkby Lonsdale are also available. For our boarding pupils we also offer a bus service to and from York train station at holidays, half-terms and exeats.

You can download our full campus map and take a virtual tour of Giggleswick School below.

Campus map

Enjoy a virtual tour

overnight accommodation

There is a variety of accommodation in and around Giggleswick and Settle, available to book online. If you require any guidance, our Admissions team will be very happy to help you with this, or any other enquiry. Please contact them by email: