There are 7 ways to get from Mansfield to Gretna Green by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Northern Rail  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Alfreton to Carlisle

$61 - $94

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Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Mansfield to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Carlisle National Express

$28 - $37

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Train TransPennine Express  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Alfreton to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle

$81 - $124

Bus, train, line 21 bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from High Oakham, Alexandra Avenue to Chesterfield, Coach Station
  2. Take the train from Chesterfield to Durham
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Durham, Wharton Park (Outside entrance to hospital) to Eldon Square Bus Station 21
  4. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) 685
  5. Take the bus from Carlisle, Eaten by Monsters (opposite Pizza Express) to Gretna, Central Avenue 79 / ...

$84 - $138

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Mansfield to Gretna Green 184.7 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly to Glasgow  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Mansfield to Nottingham
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle

$86 - $297

Train, fly to Edinburgh  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Mansfield to Nottingham
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle

$97 - $294

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mansfield to Gretna Green. However, there are services departing from Mansfield and arriving at Gretna, Central Avenue via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Carlisle, Eaten by Monsters (opposite Pizza Express). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between Mansfield and Gretna Green is 151 miles. The road distance is 184.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Gretna Green without a car is to train which takes 6 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Mansfield to Gretna Green, including transfers.

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Mansfield to Gretna Green bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Mansfield station.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Gretna Green is to train which takes 6 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from East Midlands Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Mansfield to Gretna Green bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Carlisle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mansfield to Gretna Green is 185 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from Mansfield to Gretna Green.

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Flybe offers flights from East Midlands Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Mansfield to Gretna Green.
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  • Distance: 150.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Mansfield, England and Gretna Green, Scotland?

Northern Rail operates a train from Mansfield to Gretna Green once a week. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mansfield to Gretna Green via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Carlisle, and Carlisle, Eaten by Monsters (opposite Pizza Express) in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Alfreton to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Train from Mansfield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
ScotRail
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Mansfield to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach East Midlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from High Oakham, Alexandra Avenue to Chesterfield, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from High Oakham, Alexandra Avenue to Chesterfield, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Wharton Park (Outside entrance to hospital) to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumberland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Eaten by Monsters (opposite Pizza Express) to Gretna, Central Avenue
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Eaten by Monsters (opposite Pizza Express) to Gretna, Central Avenue
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Eaten by Monsters (opposite Pizza Express) to Gretna, Central Avenue
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
houstonscoaches.co.uk

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