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

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Bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Royal Bank 500 / ...

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Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dumfries to Castle Douglas 17.9 miles

$55 - $70

1 alternative option

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Dumfries to Castle Douglas 17.9 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Dumfries to Castle Douglas is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dumfries, Whitesands and arriving at Castle Douglas, Royal Bank. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Dumfries and Castle Douglas is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Dumfries to Castle Douglas without a car is to bus which takes 56 min and costs .

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The bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Royal Bank takes 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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

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There are 232+ hotels available in Castle Douglas. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Dumfries to Castle Douglas hourly, and the journey takes 56 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Royal Bank
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road
Ave. Duration
48 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 Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dumfries to Castle Douglas
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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