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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Thornhill by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands X74

$17 - $24

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Train  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries

$30 - $40

Drive  •  1h 6m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Thornhill 62.2 miles

$13 - $20

Uber  •  1h 6m

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow to Thornhill 62.2 miles

$90 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Thornhill is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Thornhill is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Thornhill. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Thornhill, Cross via Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 48m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Thornhill is 48 miles. The road distance is 62.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Thornhill without a car is to bus which takes 2h 48m and costs £13 - £19.

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It takes approximately 2h 48m to get from Glasgow to Thornhill, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Thornhill is to bus which takes 2h 48m and costs £13 - £19. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 50m.

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Glasgow to Thornhill bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Dumfries, Whitesands station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Thornhill is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1h 6m to drive from Glasgow to Thornhill.

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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 48m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Thornhill, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland?

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow to Thornhill hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 2h 9m. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Thornhill every 3 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 1h 42m.

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
1h 42m
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
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow to Thornhill
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
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uber.com
Assist
$90 - $130
UberX
$90 - $130
UberXL
$130 - $190
Exec
$160 - $230

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