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Line 372 bus • 38 min
Taxi • 22 min
1 alternative option
Drive • 22 min
Dumfries to Southerness by bus
The bus journey time between Dumfries and Southerness is around 38 min and covers a distance of around 18 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 38 min. Operated by Houstons Minicoaches, the Dumfries to Southerness bus service departs from Dumfries, Whitesands and arrives in Southerness, Holiday Village. Typically 51 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Buses departing Tuesday, September 21, 2021
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Last updated: 18 Sep 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Dumfries to Southerness is to drive, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.
The quickest way to get from Dumfries to Southerness is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 22 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dumfries, Whitesands and arriving at Southerness, Holiday Village. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.
The distance between Dumfries and Southerness is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.8 miles.
The best way to get from Dumfries to Southerness without a car is to line 372 bus which takes 38 min and costs .
The line 372 bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Southerness, Holiday Village takes 38 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
Dumfries to Southerness bus services, operated by Houstons Minicoaches, depart from Dumfries, Whitesands station.
Dumfries to Southerness bus services, operated by Houstons Minicoaches, arrive at Southerness, Holiday Village station.
Yes, the driving distance between Dumfries to Southerness is 16 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Dumfries to Southerness.
There are 91+ hotels available in Southerness. Prices start at £75 per night.
What companies run services between Dumfries, Scotland and Southerness, Scotland?
Houstons Minicoaches operates a bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Southerness, Holiday Village every 4 hours, and the journey takes 38 min.
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