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There are 9 ways to get from St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train, bus via Newcastle upon Tyne  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle 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

£52 - £345

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Train, bus  •  9h 53m

  1. Take the train from Peterborough 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

£49 - £300

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Train, bus via Manchester  •  11h 21m

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lockerbie
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms 500

£119 - £187

Drive  •  5h 16m

  1. Drive from St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet 309.4 miles

£45 - £70

Fly London Stansted to Glasgow, train, bus  •  9h 55m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

£53 - £288

Bus to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, Copperbeech Close to The Busway station
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - 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 Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Glasgow, train, bus  •  11h 19m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge North to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

£89 - £303

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  10h 44m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge North to London Kings Cross
  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 Dumfries, Whitesands to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

£89 - £284

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow, bus  •  11h 15m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge North to London Kings Cross
  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 Glasgow Central to Dumfries
  5. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms

£85 - £258

St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet by bus and train

The journey time between St Ives and Gatehouse of Fleet is around 17h 14m and covers a distance of around 345 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 17h 14m. Operated by Villager Minibus Services, Thameslink, Great Northern and others, the St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet service departs from St Ives, Bus Station and arrives in Gatehouse of Fleet, Murray Arms. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
17h 14m
Fastest journey time:
17h 14m
Journey distance:
345 miles
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
14:15
Last service departs at:
14:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet bus and train schedules

St Ives → 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 St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5h 16m.

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The fastest way to get from St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet is to drive. Taking this option will cost £45 - £70 and takes 5h 16m.

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The distance between St Ives and Gatehouse of Fleet is 245 miles. The road distance is 309.4 miles.

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The best way to get from St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet without a car is to train and bus via Newcastle upon Tyne which takes 9h 18m and costs £50 - £350.

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It takes approximately 9h 18m to get from St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet is 309 miles. It takes approximately 5h 16m to drive from St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet.

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Glasgow 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 St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet.
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  • Distance: 245 miles
  • Duration: 9h 18m

What companies run services between St Ives, Cambridgeshire, England and Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet. However, you can take the bus to Huntingdon, station, take the walk to Huntingdon, take the train to Peterborough, take the train to Newcastle, 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 St Ives to Gatehouse of Fleet via Huntingdon, Millfield Park, Huntingdon, Peterborough, Carlisle, Dumfries, and Dumfries, Railway Station in around 9h 53m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £90
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £600
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£25 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£140 - £210
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
Train from Peterborough to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £260
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£110 - £170
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £260
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 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £95
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£28 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £80
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£60 - £95
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£16 - £24
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 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
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
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
Bus from Lockerbie, Bridge Street to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Stagecoach East
Phone
01733207860
Email
cambridge.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Ives, Copperbeech Close to The Busway station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East
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

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