The Tour de France in coming to Yorkshire!

The Grand Depart first stage sets off from Leeds at around 9am on Saturday, July 5 with the racing getting underway at around 11am.

Below is a full list of the route and expected timings. The riders times are subject to variation with the times quoted below representing a fast pace. You are advised to get to the route much earlier.

If you were after Stage Two timings and route, click here.

Distance covered (KM) Route Time of Caravan Riders
  Leeds (VC-A61-A659) 09:10 11:10
0 A659 Leeds 10:00 12:00
2 Athington 10:03 12:03
4.5 Pool (A659-A658) 10:07 12:06
8.5 Otley (A659-A660) 10:13 12:12
14 Crossroads A660-A65 10:20 12:19
24 A65 Addingham 10:36 12:33
  North Yorkshire    
30.5 Draughton 10:46 12:41
33 Crossroads A65-A6069 10:49 12:45
35 A6069 Skipton (A6069-A6131) 10:52 12:47
43.5 Rylstone 11:05 12:59
45 Cracoe 11:07 13:01
50 Crossroads B6265-B6160 11:14 13:08
54 Kilnsey 11:21 13:13
59 Kettlewell 11:28 13:20
62.5 Starbotton 11:33 13:25
65 Buckden 11:37 13:28
67.5 Cray 11:41 13:32
68.5 Cote de Cray 11:43 13:33
77.5 Newbiggin 11:56 13:45
79.5 West Burton 11:59 13:48
82 Crossroads B6160-A684 12:03 13:52
83 A684 Aysgarth 12:04 13:53
83.5 Aysgarth 12:05 13:54
89.5 Worton 12:14 14:02
92 Bainbridge 12:18 14:04
98 Hawes 12:27 13:13
98.5 Crossroads A684-VC 12:28 14:14
100.5 VC Simonstone 12:31 14:17
104 Cote de Buttertubs 12:36 14:22
111 Muker 12:46 14:31
115.5 Gunnerside 12:53 14:37
117 Strands 12:55 14:39
118.5 Low Row 12:58 14:41
123 Healaugh 13:04 14:48
125 Reeth 13:07 14:50
127 Grinton 13:10 14:53
130 Cote de Griton Moor 13:15 14:57
137.5 Leyburn 13:26 15:07
138 Crossroads VC-A6108 13:27 15:08
138.5 A6108 Crossroads A6108-A684 13:27 15:08
138.5 A684 Crossroads A684-A6108 13:28 15:09
141 A6108 Middleham 13:31 15:12
155.5 Masham 13:53 15:31
161.5 West Tanfield 14:02 15:40
164 North Stainley 14:04 15:43
167.5 North Lees 14:11 15:48
169.5 Ripon 14:14 15:51
171 Crossroads A6108-A61 14:16 15:53
179 A61 Wormald Green 14:28 16:03
186 Killinghall 14:38 16:13
188.5 Harrogate (entrance) 14:42 16:17
190.5 Harrogate 14:46 16:20

Find out what time Le Tour is in Huddersfield , Holmfirth , Calderdale and Leeds

Check out Le Tour route though our area in pictures here

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