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There are 3 ways to get from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 500 bus  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Port William, Square to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square 415 / ...
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

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Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet 34.4 miles

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet 34.4 miles

Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus

The bus journey time between Port William and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 2h 34m and covers a distance of around 56 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 40 min. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 22m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland and DGC Buses, the Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet bus service departs from Port William, Square and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 27 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
1h 54m
Layover time:
40 min
Total time:
2h 34m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
1h 22m
Bus distance:
56 miles
Buses per week:
27
Cheapest price:
£8
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:20
Last bus departs at:
17:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet bus schedules

Port William → Gatehouse of Fleet
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gatehouse of Fleet is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 46 min.

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The fastest way to get from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £70 - £90 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from Port William, Square and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms via Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 57m.

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The distance between Port William and Gatehouse of Fleet is 18 miles. The road distance is 34.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to bus and line 500 bus which takes 2h 57m and costs £7 - £12.

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It takes approximately 2h 57m to get from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Port William, Square station.

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Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet is 34 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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  • Distance: 18.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 57m

What companies run services between Port William, Scotland and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet via Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square in around 2h 57m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Port William, Square to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Port William, The Square to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
DGC Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Port William to Gatehouse of Fleet
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
Marys Taxis
Phone
+44 11671 403 035

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