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There are 2 ways to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

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Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet 119.5 miles

Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet by train and bus

The journey time between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 10h 29m and covers a distance of around 135 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 6h 38m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 40m. Operated by Nexus Rail, Northern Rail, LNER and others, the Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Airport, Newcastle Airport and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 50m
Layover time:
6h 38m
Total time:
10h 29m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 40m
Journey distance:
135 miles
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
£36
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:38
Last service departs at:
17:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2h 13m.

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The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Gatehouse of Fleet is 99 miles. The road distance is 119.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 58m and costs £20 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet is 119 miles. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 99.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 58m

What companies run services between Newcastle Airport (NCL), England and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, you can take the train to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station, take the walk to Newcastle, take the train to Carlisle, take the train to Dumfries, take the walk to Dumfries, Railway Station, then take the bus to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Gatehouse of Fleet.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £95
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £95
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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

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