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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

£23 - £67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands X74
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

£16 - £24

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Drive  •  1h 53m

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet 94.3 miles

£14 - £21

Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet by train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 5h 49m and covers a distance of around 123 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 46m. Operated by First ScotRail Service and Stagecoach West Scotland, the Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Paisley St James and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 32 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 49m
Fastest journey time:
3h 46m
Journey distance:
123 miles
Services per week:
32
Cheapest price:
£23
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:33
Last service departs at:
21:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet train and bus schedules

Glasgow Airport (GLA) → Gatehouse of Fleet
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gatehouse of Fleet is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms via Buchanan Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 33m.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Gatehouse of Fleet is 69 miles. The road distance is 94.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 12m and costs £23 - £70.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) 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 Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1h 53m to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 68.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Gatehouse of Fleet via Buchanan Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands in around 5h 33m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
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 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
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 Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
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

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