There are 4 ways to get from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Dumfries to Glasgow Central

$28 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumfries, Academy Street (Catherine Street) to Buchanan Bus Station X74

$15 - $23

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 83.4 miles

$17 - $26

Towncar  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take a town car from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport 83.4 miles

$240 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to bus which costs £11 - £17 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which takes 1 h 31 min and costs £13 - £20.

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The distance between Dumfries and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 102 km. The road distance is 134 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Dumfries, Academy Street (Catherine Street) and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Dumfries and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Dumfries, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. Northern Rail also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, Stagecoach West operates a bus from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport (GLA) hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Academy Street (Catherine Street) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dumfries to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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