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There are 11 ways to get from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
  4. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  5. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

£162 - £498

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Bus  •  16h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Frome to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

£27 - £37

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Train, bus via Manchester  •  11h 41m

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke 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 500

£167 - £370

Train, night train, bus  •  13h 43m

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Westbury (Wilts)
  2. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Crewe
  4. Take the night train from Crewe to Carlisle
  5. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  6. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

£155 - £227

Drive  •  6h 34m

  1. Drive from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet 382.7 miles

£55 - £85

Train to Southampton, fly to Glasgow, train, bus  •  10h 4m

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Glasgow (GLA) SOU - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

£112 - £285

Train to Southampton, fly to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  9h 34m

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Edinburgh (EDI) SOU - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

£130 - £351

Train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  10h 3m

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

£89 - £242

Train to Bristol, fly to Glasgow, train, bus  •  10h 39m

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

£88 - £266

Train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle, train, bus  •  11h 2m

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - 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

£117 - £422

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle, train, bus  •  11h 27m

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - 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

£79 - £323

Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet by train and bus

The journey time between Gillingham and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 14h 10m and covers a distance of around 432 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 10h 38m. Operated by South Western Railway, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast and others, the Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Gillingham (Dorset) and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 26 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14h 10m
Fastest journey time:
10h 38m
Journey distance:
432 miles
Services per week:
26
Cheapest price:
£162
Carbon emissions:
40 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:15
Last service departs at:
21:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet train and bus schedules

Gillingham → Gatehouse of Fleet
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The cheapest way to get from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet is to bus which costs £26 - £40 and takes 16h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive. Taking this option will cost £55 - £85 and takes 6h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from Bay, Shreen Way and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms via Frome, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Carlisle, Bus Station, Annan, Stance 2 and Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 54m.

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The distance between Gillingham and Gatehouse of Fleet is 279 miles. The road distance is 382.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 11h 35m and costs £160 - £500.

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It takes approximately 11h 35m to get from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Frome station.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Gillingham 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 Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet is 383 miles. It takes approximately 6h 34m to drive from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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  • Distance: 278.8 miles
  • Duration: 11h 35m

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

You can take a bus from Gillingham to Gatehouse of Fleet via Frome, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Carlisle, Bus Station, Annan, Stance 2, and Dumfries, Whitesands in around 16h 54m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
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 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £200
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £330
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £410
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £350
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £330
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £420
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£24 - £120
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £50
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £50
Train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£22 - £45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£22 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £45
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £26
Train from Salisbury to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£23 - £50
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£23 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Basingstoke to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £170
Train from Basingstoke to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £240
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£90 - £110
Anytime Day 1st Class
£170 - £240
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 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
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 4m
Frequency
Every 3 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
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £26
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£21 - £26
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £28
Train from Salisbury to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
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
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 Frome to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express

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