There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Great King St (Post Office) to Caerlaverock, Castle Rd End (Nature Reserve) 6A

$29 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 52 min

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

$30

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle 89.3 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Caerlaverock Castle. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Caerlaverock, Castle Rd End (Nature Reserve) via Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 (Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Caerlaverock Castle is 68 miles. The road distance is 89.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle.

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There are 224+ hotels available in Caerlaverock Castle. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle.
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  • Distance: 68.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Caerlaverock Castle, Scotland?

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow to Caerlaverock Castle hourly. Tickets cost $26 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 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Great King St (Post Office) to Caerlaverock, Castle Rd End (Nature Reserve)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances)
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26
Website
stagecoachbus.com
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Great King St (Post Office) to Caerlaverock, Castle Rd End (Nature Reserve)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk

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