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There are 10 ways to get from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Hamilton, Scotland
  3. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

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Train, bus via Manchester

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lockerbie
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Drive

  1. Drive from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet

Fly Exeter to Glasgow, train, bus

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Glasgow (GLA)
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Fly Exeter to Edinburgh, train, bus

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Train to Bristol, fly to Glasgow, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Glasgow (GLA)
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Fly Exeter to Newcastle, train, bus

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Newcastle (NCL)
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL)
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  4. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  5. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet by train and bus

The journey time between Exeter and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 13h 4m and covers a distance of around 425 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 6h. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 7m. Operated by CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, First ScotRail Service and others, the Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Exeter St Davids and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 26 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 3m
Layover time:
6h
Total time:
13h 4m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
8h 7m
Journey distance:
425 miles
Services per week:
26
Cheapest price:
£159
Carbon emissions:
39 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:27
Last service departs at:
20:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet train and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 16h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £65 - £95 and takes 6h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from Exeter Sidwell St and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Hamilton, Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 31m.

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The distance between Exeter and Gatehouse of Fleet is 290 miles. The road distance is 413.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 1m and costs £150 - £490.

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It takes approximately 10h 1m to get from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter Sidwell St station.

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet is 414 miles. It takes approximately 6h 51m to drive from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 290.4 miles
  • Duration: 10h 1m

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

You can take a bus from Exeter to Gatehouse of Fleet via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Hamilton, Scotland, Hamilton, Bus Station, and Dumfries, Whitesands in around 16h 31m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Exeter to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £470
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £440
Flights from Exeter to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£20 - £130
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£27 - £130
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £220
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£18 - £26
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £95
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £95
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Hamilton, Scotland
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
National Express

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Loganair offers flights from Exeter Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Exeter Airport is to line 56 bus which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £3.

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