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There are 3 ways to get from Lockerbie to Auchencairn by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 505 bus  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Whitesands 81 / ...
  2. Take the line 505 bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End 505

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Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lockerbie to Auchencairn 36.7 miles

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Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Lockerbie to Auchencairn 36.7 miles

Lockerbie to Auchencairn by bus

The bus journey time between Lockerbie and Auchencairn is around 1h 22m and covers a distance of around 34 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 22m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, Houstons Minicoaches and DGC Buses, the Lockerbie to Auchencairn bus service departs from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive and arrives in Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
1h 17m
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
1h 22m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
1h 22m
Bus distance:
34 miles
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
12:31
Last bus departs at:
12:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lockerbie to Auchencairn bus 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.
Lockerbie → Auchencairn
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Auchencairn is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Auchencairn is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Auchencairn is 1 metre.

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The cost-effective way to get from Lockerbie to Auchencairn is to drive, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lockerbie to Auchencairn is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lockerbie to Auchencairn. However, there are services departing from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive and arriving at Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End via Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 16m.

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The distance between Lockerbie and Auchencairn is 29 miles. The road distance is 36.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Lockerbie to Auchencairn without a car is to bus and line 505 bus which takes 2h 16m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Lockerbie to Auchencairn, including transfers.

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Lockerbie to Auchencairn bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive station.

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Lockerbie to Auchencairn bus services, operated by DGC Buses, arrive at Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lockerbie to Auchencairn is 37 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Lockerbie to Auchencairn.

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Map of how to get from Lockerbie to Auchencairn.
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  • Distance: 28.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Lockerbie, Scotland and Auchencairn, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Lockerbie to Auchencairn via Dumfries, Whitesands in around 2h 16m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Houstons MinicoachesHoustons Minicoaches
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
DGC Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Lockerbie to Auchencairn
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
Townhead Taxi Lockerbie
Phone
+44 7562 647 584
Website
townhead-taxi.business.site
Station Taxis Lockerbie
Phone
+44 1576 205 968
A.C. Taxis Lockerbie
Phone
+44 7597 199 357
Website
ac-taxi-lockerbie.business.site

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