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There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow to Wigtown by bus, train or car

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Bus Scottish Citylink  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stranraer, Port Rodie 923
  2. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square 500 / ...

$28 - $39

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Bus via Dumfries, Whitesands  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands X74
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square 500 / ...

$25 - $36

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Train, bus via Dumfries  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square 500 / ...

$36 - $48

Train  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  2. Take the train from Ayr to Stranraer

$36 - $49

Train, bus  •  6h 17m

  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 to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square 500 / ...

$37 - $49

Drive  •  1h 55m

  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 1h 55m.

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

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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, Primary via Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal and Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 5m.

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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 5h 5m and costs £21 - £30.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m 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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The best way to get from Glasgow to Wigtown is to bus which takes 5h 5m and costs £21 - £30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £27 - £40 and takes 6h 11m.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Wigtown.
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  • Distance: 69.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 5m

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, and Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square in around 5h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Wigtown via Ayr, Stranraer, Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal, and Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square in around 6h 11m.

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
Train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $16
Train from Ayr to Stranraer
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
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
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland

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