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There are 2 ways to get from Castle Douglas to Ayr by bus or car

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Bus, line 52 bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Castle Douglas, Royal Bank to Dalmellington, Croft Street 520
  2. Take the line 52 bus from Dalmellington, Croft Street to Ayr, Bus Station 52 / ...

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Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Castle Douglas to Ayr 50.6 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Castle Douglas to Ayr is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Castle Douglas to Ayr is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Castle Douglas to Ayr station. However, there are services departing from Castle Douglas, Royal Bank and arriving at Ayr, Bus Station via Dalmellington, Croft Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Castle Douglas and Ayr is 46 miles. The road distance is 50.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Castle Douglas to Ayr without a car is to bus and line 52 bus which takes 2 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Castle Douglas to Ayr, including transfers.

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Castle Douglas to Ayr bus services, operated by Houstons Minicoaches, depart from Castle Douglas, Royal Bank station.

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Castle Douglas to Ayr bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Ayr, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Castle Douglas to Ayr is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Castle Douglas to Ayr.

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There are 231+ hotels available in Ayr. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Castle Douglas to Ayr.
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  • Distance: 46.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Castle Douglas, Scotland and Ayr, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Castle Douglas to Ayr via Dalmellington, Croft Street in around 2 h 28 min.

Bus operators
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Castle Douglas, Royal Bank to Dalmellington, Croft Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dalmellington, Croft Street to Ayr, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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