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There are 12 ways to get from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train via Manchester  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lockerbie

£124 - £281

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Penrith
  3. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Lockerbie

£35 - £88

10 alternative options

Train  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries

£122 - £412

Bus, train via Manchester  •  9h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles to Manchester Airport The Station M34
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lockerbie

£62 - £104

Drive  •  5h 19m

  1. Drive from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School 319.7 miles

£45 - £70

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  4. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Bridge Street to Dumfries, Whitesands
  5. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road

£100 - £300

Train to Southampton, fly to Glasgow, train  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Glasgow (GLA) SOU - GLA
  3. Take the train from Barrhead to Dumfries

£130 - £416

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  9h 12m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  4. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  5. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Bridge Street to Dumfries, Whitesands
  6. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road

£101 - £298

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Glasgow, train  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA
  3. Take the train from Barrhead to Dumfries

£91 - £335

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA
  4. Take the train from Barrhead to Dumfries

£96 - £233

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  4. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries

£97 - £469

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Carlisle
  4. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries

£123 - £325

Oxford to Castle Douglas High School by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Oxford and Castle Douglas High School is around 8h 49m and covers a distance of around 339 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 6m. Services are operated by CrossCountry, TransPennine Express Service, Stagecoach West Scotland and others. Typically 34 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 49m
Fastest journey time:
6h 6m
Journey distance:
339 miles
Services per week:
34
Cheapest price:
£124
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:39
Last service departs at:
20:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Oxford to Castle Douglas High School train, bus and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School is to bus and train which costs £35 - £90 and takes 10h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5h 19m.

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The distance between Oxford and Castle Douglas High School is 248 miles. The road distance is 319.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School without a car is to train via Manchester which takes 8h 13m and costs £120 - £290.

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It takes approximately 8h 13m to get from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Castle Douglas High School is 320 miles. It takes approximately 5h 19m to drive from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School.

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Aer Lingus, Loganair and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School.
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  • Distance: 248.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 13m

What companies run services between Oxford, England and Castle Douglas High School, Scotland?

You can take a train from Oxford to Castle Douglas High School via Manchester Piccadilly, Lockerbie, Lockerbie, Bridge Street, Dumfries, Whitesands, and Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road in around 8h 13m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £260
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £380
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £300
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £300
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £290
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £410
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £380
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £260
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£70 - £90
Anytime Day 1st Class
£140 - £210
Train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £140
Train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £140
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£18 - £26
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Train from Manchester Airport to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£19 - £27
Off-Peak Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £75
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £27
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £27
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
Train from Manchester Airport to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£17 - £24
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £65
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£16 - £60
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £22
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £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 Barrhead to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £50
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £50
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £55
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
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
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£12 - £20
Website
Megabus UK
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 Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Penrith
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lockerbie, Bridge Street to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Lockerbie, Bridge Street to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Houstons MinicoachesHoustons Minicoaches
McCalls Coaches
Phone
07525 834423
Email
enquiries@mccallscoaches.com
Website
mccallscoaches.com
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
McCalls Coaches
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
DGC Buses

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