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There are 6 ways to get from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Crewe  •  8h 6m

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

£83 - £265

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Glasgow, bus  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

£76 - £395

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Train, bus  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the train from Nottingham 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

£82 - £143

Train, bus via Manchester  •  8h 20m

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

£86 - £146

Drive  •  4h 21m

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet 252.6 miles

£35 - £60

Train, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

£90 - £356

Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet by train and bus

The journey time between Nottingham and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 8h 37m and covers a distance of around 274 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 18m. Operated by East Midlands Railways, Great Northern, Avanti West Coast and others, the Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from Nottingham and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 24 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 37m
Fastest journey time:
6h 18m
Journey distance:
274 miles
Services per week:
24
Cheapest price:
£94
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:16
Last service departs at:
17:16

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet train and bus schedules

Nottingham → Gatehouse of Fleet
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The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive. Taking this option will cost £35 - £60 and takes 4h 21m.

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The distance between Nottingham and Gatehouse of Fleet is 183 miles. The road distance is 252.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus via Crewe which takes 8h 6m and costs £80 - £270.

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It takes approximately 8h 6m to get from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4h 21m to drive from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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easyJet offers flights from Birmingham 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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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 182.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 6m

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, you can take the train to Crewe, 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 a vehicle from Nottingham to Gatehouse of Fleet via Carlisle, Dumfries, and Dumfries, Railway Station in around 8h 9m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £30
Off-Peak Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£30 - £50
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£18 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£40 - £60
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
Train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £60
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
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
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

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