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There are 5 ways to get from Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Cheapest option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

3 alternative options

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Lockerbie
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Bus via Glasgow

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Drive

  1. Drive from Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet

Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus and train

The journey time between Saint Andrews and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 7h 49m and covers a distance of around 190 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 36m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 59m. Operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, First ScotRail Service, LNER and others, the Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from St Andrews, Bus Station and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically 30 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 12m
Layover time:
3h 36m
Total time:
7h 49m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 59m
Journey distance:
190 miles
Services per week:
30
Cheapest price:
£48
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:40
Last service departs at:
17:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet is to bus which costs £21 - £35 and takes 7h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Andrews station to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Bus Station and arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms via Buchanan Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 57m.

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The distance between Saint Andrews and Gatehouse of Fleet is 115 miles. The road distance is 152.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 3m and costs £40 - £190.

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It takes approximately 7h 3m to get from Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from St Andrews, Bus Station.

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Saint Andrews 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 Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2h 57m to drive from Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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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 Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 114.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 3m

What companies run services between Saint Andrews, Fife, Scotland and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Saint Andrews to Gatehouse of Fleet via Buchanan Bus Station and Dumfries, Whitesands in around 7h 57m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£28 - £40
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £90
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £90
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
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 Edinburgh to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £30
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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