Duration 5h 6m
Distance 129.2 miles
Average price £95
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dundee and Dumfries takes 5h 6m and the fastest train takes 3h 35m. The train service runs several times per day from Dundee to Dumfries. 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. Dundee
  2. Haymarket
  3. Carlisle
  4. Dumfries
4h 48m
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£44 - £276

Dundee to Dumfries train times

Trains run every four hours between Dundee and Dumfries. The earliest departure is at 18:17 in the evening, and the last departure from Dundee is at 22:41 which arrives into Dumfries at 08:44. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dundee to Dumfries. However, there are services departing from Dundee and arriving at Dumfries via Haymarket and Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 48m.

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The distance between Dundee and Dumfries is 100 miles. The road distance is 129.2 miles.

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

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Dundee to Dumfries train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Dumfries station.

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