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There are 3 ways to get from Castle Douglas to Dumfries by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool to Dumfries, Buccleuch Street 500 / ...

$4 - $7

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Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Castle Douglas to Dumfries 18.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Castle Douglas to Dumfries 18.1 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Castle Douglas to Dumfries is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Castle Douglas to Dumfries is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool and arriving at Dumfries, Buccleuch Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Castle Douglas and Dumfries is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Castle Douglas to Dumfries without a car is to bus which takes 33 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool to Dumfries, Buccleuch Street takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Castle Douglas to Dumfries bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool station.

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Castle Douglas to Dumfries bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Dumfries, Buccleuch Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Castle Douglas to Dumfries is 18 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Castle Douglas to Dumfries.

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There are 218+ hotels available in Dumfries. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Castle Douglas to Dumfries hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 33 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool to Dumfries, Buccleuch Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool to Dumfries, Buccleuch Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
houstonscoaches.co.uk
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Castle Douglas, Medical centre to Dumfries, Buccleuch Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Castle Douglas to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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