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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Auchinleck

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) X76 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Auchinleck, Coal Road X76 / ...

$9 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Dumfries House 37.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dumfries House 37.8 miles

$8 - $12

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Dumfries House, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Dumfries House every 3 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Dumfries House via Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) and Auchinleck, Coal Road in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Auchinleck
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Auchinleck, Coal Road
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Dumfries House
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Dumfries House is 46 km. The road distance is 60 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Dumfries House is to bus which costs £6 - £8 and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Dumfries House is to taxi which takes 45 min and costs £50 - £65.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Auchinleck. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Dumfries House. However, there are services departing from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) and arriving at Auchinleck, Coal Road via Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

The train from Glasgow Central to Auchinleck takes 53 min including transfers and departs every three hours.