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

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Line 381 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 381 bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 381

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Train  •  1h 46m

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

£15 - £58

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Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lockerbie to Dumfries 13.3 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Lockerbie to Dumfries 13.3 miles

£2 - £4

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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 £30 - £40 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive and arriving at Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 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 1h 46m.

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The distance between Lockerbie and Dumfries is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Lockerbie to Dumfries without a car is to line 381 bus which takes 32 min and costs .

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The line 381 bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 takes 32 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Lockerbie to Dumfries bus services, operated by Houstons Minicoaches, depart from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive station.

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

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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

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

Houstons Minicoaches operates a bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 every 4 hours, and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lockerbie to Dumfries via Carlisle in around 1h 46m.

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
£8 - £12
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
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
£7 - £21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Bus operators
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Houstons MinicoachesHoustons Minicoaches
Other operators
Taxi from Lockerbie to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
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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The best way to get from Lockerbie to Dumfries is to line 381 bus which takes 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £15 - £60 and takes 1h 46m.

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Lockerbie to Dumfries bus services, operated by Houstons Minicoaches, arrive at Dumfries, Loreburne Centre 2 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 13 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Lockerbie to Dumfries.

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