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There are 6 ways to get from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Tamworth to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

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Bus  •  13h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Derby to Manchester Shudehill Interchange
  2. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station M11
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands X74
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

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Train, bus via Leeds  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Derby to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

Night train, train, bus  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the night train from Derby to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

Drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Drive from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet 252.7 miles

Train, fly, bus  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet by train and bus

The journey time between Derby and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 14h 19m and covers a distance of around 279 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 44m. The fastest journey normally takes 14h 19m. Operated by CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, First ScotRail Service and others, the Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Derby and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 35m
Layover time:
9h 44m
Total time:
14h 19m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
14h 19m
Journey distance:
279 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
£105
Carbon emissions:
27 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:10
Last service departs at:
17:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet train and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms via Shudehill Interchange, Buchanan Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 16m.

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The distance between Derby and Gatehouse of Fleet is 176 miles. The road distance is 252.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 30m and costs £100 - £380.

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It takes approximately 7h 30m to get from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Derby station.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4h 19m to drive from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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Map of how to get from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 175.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 30m

What companies run services between Derby, England and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Derby to Gatehouse of Fleet via Shudehill Interchange, Buchanan Bus Station, and Dumfries, Whitesands in around 13h 16m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£180 - £650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £130
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£35 - £55
Night train from Derby to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£17 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£35 - £55
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £60
Train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Derby to Manchester Shudehill Interchange
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£8 - £15
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Shudehill Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
Megabus UK

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