Duration 3h 13m
Distance 70 miles
Average price £46
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dumfries and Coatbridge takes 3h 13m and the fastest train takes 2h 30m. The train service runs several times per day from Dumfries to Coatbridge. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dumfries
  2. Coatbridge
2h 36m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£20 - £59

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Dumfries to Coatbridge? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United Kingdom. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United Kingdom.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Dumfries to Coatbridge. However, there are services departing from Dumfries and arriving at Whifflet via Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 36m.

More details

The distance between Dumfries and Coatbridge is 57 miles. The road distance is 70 miles.

Get driving directions

Dumfries to Coatbridge train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dumfries station.

More details

Dumfries to Coatbridge train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

More details

There are 1031+ hotels available in Coatbridge. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

What companies run services between Dumfries and Coatbridge?

ScotRail operates a train from Dumfries to Glasgow Central every 3 hours. Tickets cost £17 - £55 and the journey takes 1h 51m.
Train operators

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps