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There are 3 ways to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus or car

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

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Train, bus via Preston

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Drive

  1. Drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet

Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus, train and walk

The journey time between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 7h 14m and covers a distance of around 200 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 19m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 7m. Operated by Arriva Merseyside, Northern Rail, East Midlands Railways and others, the Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 32 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 54m
Layover time:
3h 19m
Total time:
7h 14m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 7m
Journey distance:
200 miles
Services per week:
32
Cheapest price:
£57
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:09
Last service departs at:
20:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet bus, train and walk schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3h 21m.

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The distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Gatehouse of Fleet is 120 miles. The road distance is 196.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 3m and costs £55 - £210.

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It takes approximately 7h 3m to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet is 196 miles. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 120.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 3m

What companies run services between Liverpool Airport (LPL), England and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, you can take the bus to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway, take the walk to Liverpool South Parkway, take the train to Warrington Central, take the walk to Warrington Bank Quay, 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 Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Gatehouse of Fleet via Liverpool, St Johns Market, Liverpool Lime Street, Preston, Carlisle, Dumfries, and Dumfries, Railway Station in around 7h 15m.

Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Preston to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £120
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
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £24
Train from Preston to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £60
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £24
Train from Preston to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£13 - £19
Off-Peak Day Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
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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