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There are 4 ways to get from Lockerbie to Dumfries by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Lockerbie, West Acres A709 to Dumfries, Whitesands 381 / ...

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Train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries

$21 - $46

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lockerbie to Dumfries 13.7 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Lockerbie to Dumfries 13.7 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Lockerbie to Dumfries is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lockerbie to Dumfries is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lockerbie, West Acres A709 and arriving at Dumfries, Whitesands. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lockerbie to Dumfries. However, there are services departing from Lockerbie and arriving at Dumfries via Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Lockerbie and Dumfries is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Lockerbie to Dumfries without a car is to bus which takes 29 min and costs .

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The bus from Lockerbie, West Acres A709 to Dumfries, Whitesands takes 29 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Lockerbie to Dumfries bus services, operated by McCalls Coaches, depart from Lockerbie, West Acres A709 station.

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Lockerbie to Dumfries train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Lockerbie station.

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The best way to get from Lockerbie to Dumfries is to bus which takes 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £16 - £40 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Lockerbie to Dumfries.
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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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

McCalls Coaches operates a bus from Lockerbie to Dumfries 6 times a week, and the journey takes 29 min. Houstons Minicoaches also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lockerbie to Dumfries via Carlisle in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lockerbie to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Lockerbie to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $30
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Bus operators
McCalls Coaches
Phone
07525 834423
Email
enquiries@mccallscoaches.com
Website
mccallscoaches.com
Bus from Lockerbie, West Acres A709 to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
mccallscoaches.com
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Leafield Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Lockerbie to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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Lockerbie to Dumfries bus services, operated by McCalls Coaches, arrive at Dumfries, Whitesands station.

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Lockerbie to Dumfries train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Dumfries station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lockerbie to Dumfries is 14 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Lockerbie to Dumfries.

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