There are 4 ways to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool (King Street) to Dumfries, Railway Station (Station Hotel) 500 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dumfries to Glasgow Central

$28 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Buchanan Bus Station X74

$16 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Castle Douglas, Scotland to Kilmarnock National Express

$17 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Castle Douglas to Glasgow 84.6 miles

$18 - $27

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

Stagecoach West operates a bus from Castle Douglas to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool (King Street) to Dumfries, Railway Station (Station Hotel)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool (King Street) to Dumfries, Railway Station (Station Hotel)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Castle Douglas and Glasgow is 105 km. The road distance is 135 km.

The cheapest way to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow is to bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £13 - £20.

No, there is no direct bus from Castle Douglas to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool (King Street) and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow, including transfers.