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

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Bus  •  4 h 22 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 Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) 500 / ...

$33 - $40

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Train, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  2. Take the train from Ayr to Stranraer
  3. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) 500 / ...

$42 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Wigtown 96.2 miles

$20 - $30

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station 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) and Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Wigtown is 70 miles. The road distance is 96.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Wigtown without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 22 min and costs £25 - £35.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Glasgow to Wigtown, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Wigtown bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Wigtown bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Wigtown is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Glasgow to Wigtown.

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There are 173+ hotels available in Wigtown. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Wigtown.
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  • Distance: 69.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Wigtown via Stranraer, Port Rodie, Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station), and Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) in around 4 h 22 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $16
Train from Ayr to Stranraer
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
Bus operators
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 Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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