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There are 2 ways to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus or car

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Train, bus

  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 Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet

Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet by train and bus

The journey time between Liverpool Lime Street and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 7h 48m and covers a distance of around 192 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 58m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 48m. Operated by Northern Rail, TransPennine Express Service, Avanti West Coast and others, the Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Liverpool Lime Street 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:
3h 49m
Layover time:
3h 58m
Total time:
7h 48m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 48m
Journey distance:
192 miles
Services per week:
31
Cheapest price:
£55
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:36
Last service departs at:
23:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet train and bus schedules

Liverpool Lime Street → Gatehouse of Fleet
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gatehouse of Fleet is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gatehouse of Fleet is subject to regional advice.

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

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 18m.

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The distance between Liverpool Lime Street and Gatehouse of Fleet is 114 miles. The road distance is 189.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 4m and costs £55 - £180.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet is 189 miles. It takes approximately 3h 18m to drive from Liverpool Lime Street 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 Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 113.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 4m

What companies run services between Liverpool Lime Street, England and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Liverpool Lime Street to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, you can take the train to Preston, 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 the drive to Gatehouse of Fleet.

Train operators
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
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
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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