There are 3 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dumfries by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Dumfries

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Train via Carlisle  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries

$30 - $46

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dumfries 91.7 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dumfries is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dumfries is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Dumfries is 80 miles. The road distance is 91.7 miles.

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The train from Newcastle to Dumfries takes 2 h 11 min including transfers and departs six times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newcastle and arriving at Dumfries. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dumfries without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £24 - £35.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dumfries.
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  • Distance: 79.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Dumfries, Scotland?

Northern Rail operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dumfries 6 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14

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