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There are 5 ways to get from Lockerbie to Leadhills by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus via Hamilton  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Motherwell
  2. Take the train from Motherwell to Lanark
  3. Take the bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Leadhills, Ramsay Road 30 / ...

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Bus  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Dumfries, Whitesands 81 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Sanquhar, High Street 246 / ...

£9 - £14

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Carstairs
  2. Take the bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Leadhills, Ramsay Road 30 / ...

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lockerbie to Leadhills 33.8 miles

£70 - £85

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Lockerbie to Leadhills 33.8 miles

£5 - £8

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The cheapest way to get from Lockerbie to Leadhills is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lockerbie to Leadhills is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lockerbie to Leadhills. However, there are services departing from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive and arriving at Leadhills, Ramsay Road via Dumfries, Whitesands, Sanquhar, High Street and Wanlockhead, Museum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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It is 26 miles from Lockerbie to Leadhills. It is approximately 33.8 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Lockerbie to Leadhills without a car is to train and bus via Hamilton which takes 3h 31m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 31m to get from Lockerbie to Leadhills, including transfers.

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

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Lockerbie to Leadhills bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Sanquhar, High Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lockerbie to Leadhills is 34 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Lockerbie to Leadhills.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Leadhills. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 25.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 31m

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

You can take a bus from Lockerbie to Leadhills via Dumfries, Whitesands, Sanquhar, High Street, Wanlockhead, Post Office, and Wanlockhead, Museum in around 4h 47m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lockerbie to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £35
Train from Lockerbie to Carstairs
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £29
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £29
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Motherwell to Lanark
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £10
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£7 - £10
Bus operators
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Leadhills, Ramsay Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
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
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Sanquhar, High Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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
Other operators
Taxi from Lockerbie to Leadhills
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
£70 - £85
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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