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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Scotland to Newton Stewart, Scotland National Express

$38 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Kilmarnock to Newton Stewart, Scotland National Express

$19 - $24

2 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stranraer, Port Rodie 923
  2. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Wigtown, North Main St (South Main Street) 416

$28 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Wigtown 96.2 miles

$20 - $30

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Wigtown, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Wigtown via Stranraer, Port Rodie and Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) in around 4 h 55 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
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dumfries, Scotland to Newton Stewart, Scotland
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Kilmarnock to Newton Stewart, Scotland
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stranraer, Port Rodie
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Wigtown, North Main St (South Main Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Wigtown is 111 km. The road distance is 154 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Wigtown is to bus which costs £14 - £19 and takes 5 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Wigtown is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £15 - £23.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Wigtown. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Wigtown, North Main St (South Main Street) via Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Glasgow to Wigtown, including transfers.