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There are 3 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4h 33m

  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 Castle Douglas, Markethill 500 / ...

£18 - £117

2 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Glasgow National Express
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands X74

£19 - £28

Drive  •  2h 1m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School 108.4 miles

£16 - £24

Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Newcastle upon Tyne and Castle Douglas High School is around 4h 36m and covers a distance of around 113 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 27m. Operated by Northern Rail, LNER, First ScotRail Service and others, the Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School service departs from Newcastle and arrives in Castle Douglas High School. Typically 43 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 36m
Fastest journey time:
3h 27m
Journey distance:
113 miles
Services per week:
43
Cheapest price:
£33
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:20
Last service departs at:
21:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School train, bus and walk schedules

Newcastle upon Tyne → Castle Douglas High School
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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 2h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School is to drive which takes 2h 1m and costs £16 - £24.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road via Buchanan Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 36m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Castle Douglas High School is 92 miles. The road distance is 108.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 33m and costs £18 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Dumfries, Whitesands station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School is 108 miles. It takes approximately 2h 1m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Castle Douglas High School. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 92.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Castle Douglas High School, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Castle Douglas High School via Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Dumfries, Whitesands, and Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road in around 8h 36m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice 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 Castle Douglas, Markethill
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
McCalls Coaches
Phone
07525 834423
Email
enquiries@mccallscoaches.com
Website
mccallscoaches.com
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Castle Douglas, Markethill
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
McCalls Coaches
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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