Travel within United Kingdom is: Partially open. See details.

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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square 127A

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lockerbie to Newcastleton 28.3 miles

£60 - £75

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Gretna, Central Avenue 382
  2. Take the bus from Gretna, Central Avenue to Carlisle, Bus Station 79 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Lockerbie to Newcastleton 28.3 miles

£4 - £7

Lockerbie to Newcastleton by train and bus

The journey time between Lockerbie and Newcastleton is around 3h 5m and covers a distance of around 51 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 11m. Operated by TransPennine Express Service, Avanti West Coast and Telfords Coaches, the Lockerbie to Newcastleton service departs from Lockerbie and arrives in Newcastleton, Douglas Square. Typically 25 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 5m
Fastest journey time:
1h 11m
Services per week:
25
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:26
Last service departs at:
21:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lockerbie to Newcastleton train and bus schedules

Lockerbie → Newcastleton
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in United Kingdom

2m

Mandatory

Travel within United Kingdom

Nationwide control measures in place

COVID-19 help in United Kingdom

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 111

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within United Kingdom.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Newcastleton is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Newcastleton is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Newcastleton is 2 metres.

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

Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lockerbie to Newcastleton is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Lockerbie to Newcastleton is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 34 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Lockerbie to Newcastleton. However, there are services departing from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive and arriving at Newcastleton, Douglas Square via Gretna, Central Avenue and Carlisle, The Prince and Bear. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

More details

It is 22 miles from Lockerbie to Newcastleton. It is approximately 28.3 miles to drive.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Lockerbie to Newcastleton without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 4m and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2h 4m to get from Lockerbie to Newcastleton, including transfers.

More details

Lockerbie to Newcastleton bus services, operated by McCalls Coaches, depart from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive station.

More details

Lockerbie to Newcastleton bus services, operated by Telfords Coaches, arrive at Newcastleton, Douglas Square station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Lockerbie to Newcastleton is 28 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Lockerbie to Newcastleton.

Get driving directions

There are 21+ hotels available in Newcastleton. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Lockerbie to Newcastleton.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 21.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 4m

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

You can take a bus from Lockerbie to Newcastleton via Gretna, Central Avenue, Carlisle, Bus Station, and Carlisle, The Prince and Bear in around 3h 29m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Telfords Coaches
Phone
+44(0) 13873 75677
Email
alistair@telfordscoaches.com
Website
telfordscoaches.com
Bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Telfords Coaches
McCalls Coaches
Phone
07525 834423
Email
enquiries@mccallscoaches.com
Website
mccallscoaches.com
Bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Gretna, Central Avenue
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
McCalls Coaches
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Lockerbie, Alexandra Drive to Gretna, Central Avenue
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Houstons MinicoachesHoustons Minicoaches
Bus from Gretna, Central Avenue to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Houstons MinicoachesHoustons Minicoaches
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gretna, Central Avenue to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach North West
Other operators
Taxi from Lockerbie to Newcastleton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.