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There are 3 ways to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Buchanan Bus Station X74

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 21 min

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

$24 - $40

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Castle Douglas to Glasgow 84.6 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow is to drive which costs £13 - £21 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow is to drive which costs £13 - £21 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Castle Douglas to Glasgow station. However, there are services departing from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Castle Douglas and Glasgow is 66 miles. The road distance is 84.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Castle Douglas to Glasgow is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Castle Douglas to Glasgow.

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Map of how to get from Castle Douglas to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 65.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Castle Douglas to Glasgow hourly, and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool to Dumfries, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool to Dumfries, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
55 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, Swimming Pool to Dumfries, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk

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