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There are 5 ways to get from Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, car ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train, car ferry, bus

  1. Take the train from Malahide to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

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Fly to Glasgow, train, bus

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Glasgow (GLA)
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

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Bus, car ferry

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Malahide to Belfast
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Drive from Cairnryan to Gatehouse of Fleet

Fly to Edinburgh, train, bus

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus and car ferry

The journey time between Malahide and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 14h 35m and covers a distance of around 217 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 7h 44m. The fastest journey normally takes 10h 20m. Operated by Go-Ahead, Translink UK, Stena Line and others, the Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Malahide Station, stop 3634 and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 25 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 51m
Layover time:
7h 44m
Total time:
14h 35m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
10h 20m
Journey distance:
217 miles
Services per week:
25
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
45 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet bus and car ferry 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.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet is to fly and train and bus which costs €50 - €150 and takes 7h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet is to fly and train and bus which costs €50 - €150 and takes 7h 49m.

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The distance between Malahide and Gatehouse of Fleet is 128 miles.

The best way to get from Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 10h 6m and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 6m to get from Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Aer Lingus and Ryanair offer flights from Dublin Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Gatehouse of Fleet. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Malahide to Dublin Airport is to line 102 bus which takes 37 min and costs €3 - €4.

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Map of how to get from Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 127.8 miles
  • Duration: 10h 6m

What companies run services between Malahide, Ireland and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, you can take the train to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place, take the walk to Belfast Odyssey Complex, take the line 94 bus to Belfast Heron Road, take the walk to Belfast, take the car ferry to Cairnryan, take the walk to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, take the bus to Stranraer, Port Rodie, take the walk to Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal, then take the bus to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Malahide to Gatehouse of Fleet via Zone 15, stop 7348, Dublin Airport, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Belfast Queen Street, Belfast Stena Line Terminus, Belfast, Cairnryan, Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, Stranraer, Port Rodie, and Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal in around 11h 43m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£11 - £75
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£9 - £65
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £350
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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