There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Castle Douglas by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) X74

$19 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station (Station Hotel) to Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool (King Street) 500 / ...

$37 - $52

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Castle Douglas 85.8 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Castle Douglas 85.8 miles

$240 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Castle Douglas is to drive which costs £13 - £21 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Castle Douglas is to drive which costs £13 - £21 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Castle Douglas is 67 miles. The road distance is 85.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Castle Douglas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Castle Douglas. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Castle Douglas, Royal Bank (Church Street) via Buchanan Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Castle Douglas, Scotland?

Stagecoach West operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Castle Douglas hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances)
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station (Station Hotel) to Castle Douglas, Swimming Pool (King Street)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station (Station Hotel) to Castle Douglas, Royal Bank (Church Street)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Castle Douglas
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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