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There are 2 ways to get from Dumfries to Irvine by train, bus or car

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Train, line 11 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Dumfries to Kilmarnock
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Irvine, Golffields Road 11

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Dumfries to Irvine 65.6 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Dumfries to Irvine is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dumfries to Irvine is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Dumfries and Irvine is 56 miles. The road distance is 65.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Dumfries to Irvine without a car is to train and line 11 bus which takes 1 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Dumfries to Irvine, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dumfries to Irvine is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Dumfries to Irvine.

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There are 244+ hotels available in Irvine. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dumfries to Irvine.
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  • Distance: 56.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between Dumfries, Scotland and Irvine, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Dumfries to Irvine. However, you can take the train to Kilmarnock, take the walk to Kilmarnock, Bus Station, then take the line 11 bus to Irvine, Golffields Road. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Irvine.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dumfries to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Irvine, Golffields Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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