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

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Newark North Gate to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Train, bus via Leeds

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Train, bus via Manchester

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
  4. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  5. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

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  1. Drive from Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet

Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet by train and bus

The journey time between Lincoln and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 10h 20m and covers a distance of around 292 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 36m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 23m. Operated by East Midlands Railways, LNER, Southern Service and others, the Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Lincoln Central and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 30 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 43m
Layover time:
4h 36m
Total time:
10h 20m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 23m
Journey distance:
292 miles
Services per week:
30
Cheapest price:
£55
Carbon emissions:
28 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:30
Last service departs at:
22:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet train and bus schedules

Lincoln → Gatehouse of Fleet
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gatehouse of Fleet is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Gatehouse of Fleet is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 17m.

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The fastest way to get from Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive. Taking this option will cost £35 - £60 and takes 4h 17m.

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The distance between Lincoln and Gatehouse of Fleet is 188 miles. The road distance is 247 miles.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 42m and costs £40 - £350.

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It takes approximately 8h 42m to get from Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet is 247 miles. It takes approximately 4h 17m to drive from Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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  • Distance: 188 miles
  • Duration: 8h 42m

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

There is no direct connection from Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, you can take the train to Newark North Gate, take the train to Newcastle, take the train to Carlisle, take the train to Dumfries, take the walk to Dumfries, Railway Station, then take the bus to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lincoln to Gatehouse of Fleet via Leeds, Carlisle, Dumfries, and Dumfries, Railway Station in around 9h 50m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newark North Gate to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £170
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£19 - £27
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £170
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £95
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £95
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£23 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £40
Train from Lincoln Central to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Leeds to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £70
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £70
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
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £21
Off-Peak Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£18 - £26
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£18 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£40 - £60
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £60
Bus operators
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

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