Duration 1h 56m
Distance 66.3 miles
Average price £33
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dumfries and Workington takes 1h 56m and the fastest train takes 1h 30m. There is a train service every few hours from Dumfries to Workington. 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. Carlisle
  3. Workington
2h 4m
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£21 - £43

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No, there is no direct train from Dumfries to Workington. However, there are services departing from Dumfries and arriving at Workington via Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 4m.

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The distance between Dumfries and Workington is 30 miles. The road distance is 66.3 miles.

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

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Dumfries to Workington train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Workington station.

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