There are 5 ways to get from Carlisle to Dalbeattie by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Dalbeattie, Maxwell Arms (Maxwell Street) 501 / ...

$16 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus via Annan, Stance 2 (Bus Station)  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Annan, Stance 2 (Bus Station) 79
  2. Take the bus from Annan, Stance 2 (Bus Station) to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) 79 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Dalbeattie, Maxwell Arms (Maxwell Street) 501 / ...

$8 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 (Shopping Centre) 79
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Loreburne Centre (Shopping Centre) to Dalbeattie, Maxwell Arms (Maxwell Street) 501 / ...

$16 - $19

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carlisle to Dalbeattie 48.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Dalbeattie 48.9 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Dalbeattie is to bus which costs £6 - £15 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Dalbeattie is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Dalbeattie is 36 miles. The road distance is 48.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Carlisle to Dalbeattie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle to Dalbeattie. However, there are services departing from Carlisle, Market Hall and arriving at Dalbeattie, Maxwell Arms (Maxwell Street) via Dumfries, Loreburne Centre (Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Dalbeattie.
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  • Distance: 35.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Carlisle, England and Dalbeattie, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Carlisle to Dalbeattie via Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 (Shopping Centre) and Dumfries, Loreburne Centre (Shopping Centre) in around 2 h 21 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Dalbeattie, Maxwell Arms (Maxwell Street)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Loreburne Centre (Shopping Centre) to Dalbeattie, Maxwell Arms (Maxwell Street)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Dalbeattie, Maxwell Arms (Maxwell Street)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
houstonscoaches.co.uk
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Dalbeattie, Craignair Church (Haugh Road)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Loreburne Centre (Shopping Centre) to Dalbeattie, Maxwell Arms (Maxwell Street)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Annan, Stance 2 (Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Annan, Stance 2 (Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Annan, Stance 2 (Bus Station) to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
McCalls Coaches
Phone
07525 834423
Email
enquiries@mccallscoaches.com
Website
mccallscoaches.com
Bus from Annan, Stance 3 (Bus Station) to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mccallscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Dalbeattie
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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