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There are 4 ways to get from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus, train or car

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Bus, train via Carlisle  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Greta Bank to Penrith, Rail Station X5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

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Bus, train  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Greta Bank to Penrith, Rail Station X5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Lockerbie
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

Bus, line 104 bus, line 79 bus  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Greta Bank to Penrith, Bus Station X5 / ...
  2. Take the line 104 bus from Penrith, Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station 104
  3. Take the line 79 bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Annan, Stance 2 79 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Annan, Stance 2 to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 79 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Dumfries, Loreburne Centre to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet 96.1 miles

Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus and train

The journey time between Keswick and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 6h 24m and covers a distance of around 103 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 41m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 3m. Operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service and others, the Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Keswick, Greta Bank and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 31 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 42m
Layover time:
3h 41m
Total time:
6h 24m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 3m
Journey distance:
103 miles
Services per week:
31
Cheapest price:
£22
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:56
Last service departs at:
19:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from Keswick, Greta Bank and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms via Penrith, Bus Station, Carlisle, Bus Station, Annan, Stance 2 and Dumfries, Loreburne Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 54m.

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The distance between Keswick and Gatehouse of Fleet is 46 miles. The road distance is 96.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to bus and train via Carlisle which takes 5h 10m and costs £21 - £65.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Keswick, Greta Bank station.

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Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Gatehouse of Fleet. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 46.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Keswick, Cumbria, England and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Keswick to Gatehouse of Fleet via Penrith, Bus Station, Carlisle, Bus Station, Annan, Stance 2, and Dumfries, Loreburne Centre in around 6h 54m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £27
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £27
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Greta Bank to Penrith, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Greta Bank to Penrith, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Annan, Stance 2
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Annan, Stance 2 to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Loreburne Centre to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
McCalls Coaches
Phone
07525 834423
Email
enquiries@mccallscoaches.com
Website
mccallscoaches.com
Bus from Annan, Stance 3 to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
McCalls Coaches
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Annan, Stance 3 to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Houstons MinicoachesHoustons Minicoaches

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