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There are 3 ways to get from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

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Bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands X74
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

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Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet 134.7 miles

Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus, train and walk

The journey time between Callander and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 8h 47m and covers a distance of around 163 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 31m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 26m. Operated by First, First ScotRail Service and Stagecoach West Scotland, the Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Callander, War Memorial and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 29 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 15m
Layover time:
4h 31m
Total time:
8h 47m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 26m
Journey distance:
163 miles
Services per week:
29
Cheapest price:
£30
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:47
Last service departs at:
20:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet bus, train and walk schedules

Callander → Gatehouse of Fleet
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gatehouse of Fleet is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet is to bus which costs £17 - £35 and takes 6h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from Callander, War Memorial and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms via Stirling, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 55m.

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The distance between Callander and Gatehouse of Fleet is 95 miles. The road distance is 134.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 31m and costs £29 - £85.

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It takes approximately 6h 31m to get from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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  • Distance: 94.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 31m

What companies run services between Callander, Scotland and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Callander to Gatehouse of Fleet via Stirling, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station, and Dumfries, Whitesands in around 6h 55m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland

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