There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) to Dumfries, Whitesands (Opp Rural Stances) 101A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Twynholm, Village (Post Office) 500 / ...

$39

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station (Station Hotel) to Twynholm, Village (Post Office) 500 / ...

$65 - $126

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet 104.7 miles

$22 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms (Church Street) via Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) and Twynholm, Village (Post Office). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Gatehouse of Fleet is 84 miles. The road distance is 104.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) station.

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Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Twynholm, Village (Post Office) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet is 105 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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There are 226+ hotels available in Gatehouse of Fleet. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 83.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Gatehouse of Fleet via Dumfries, Whitesands (Opp Rural Stances), Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances), and Twynholm, Village (Post Office) in around 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) to Dumfries, Whitesands (Opp Rural Stances)
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) to Twynholm, Village (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station (Station Hotel) to Twynholm, Village (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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