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There are 4 ways to get from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Lockerbie
  2. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road 500 / ...

£36 - £118

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Carlisle  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  3. Take the bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Castle Douglas, Markethill 500 / ...

£33 - £104

2 alternative options

Bus, line 104 bus, line 79 bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Windermere, Barclays Bank to Penrith, Bus Station 508
  2. Take the line 104 bus from Penrith, Bus Station to Carlisle, The Courts 104
  3. Take the line 79 bus from Carlisle, The Courts to Annan, Stance 2 79 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Annan, Stance 2 to Dumfries, Whitesands 79 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road 500 / ...

Drive  •  1h 49m

  1. Drive from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School 96.7 miles

£14 - £22

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

The journey time between Windermere and Castle Douglas High School is around 5h 15m and covers a distance of around 125 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 59m. Services are operated by Northern Rail, TransPennine Express Service, Avanti West Coast and others. Typically 46 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 15m
Fastest journey time:
2h 59m
Journey distance:
125 miles
Services per week:
46
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:42
Last service departs at:
22:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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

Windermere → Castle Douglas High School
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The cheapest way to get from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 49m.

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The fastest way to get from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School is to drive. Taking this option will cost £14 - £22 and takes 1h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School. However, there are services departing from Windermere, Barclays Bank and arriving at Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road via Penrith, Bus Station, Carlisle, The Courts, Annan, Stance 2 and Dumfries, Whitesands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 55m.

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The distance between Windermere and Castle Douglas High School is 57 miles. The road distance is 96.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 42m and costs £35 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School, including transfers.

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Windermere to Castle Douglas High School bus services, operated by Stagecoach North West, depart from Windermere, Barclays Bank station.

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Windermere to Castle Douglas High School bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Windermere to Castle Douglas High School is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1h 49m to drive from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School.

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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 Windermere to Castle Douglas High School.
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  • Distance: 57 miles
  • Duration: 4h 42m

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

You can take a bus from Windermere to Castle Douglas High School via Penrith, Bus Station, Carlisle, The Courts, Annan, Stance 2, Dumfries, Whitesands, and Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road in around 6h 55m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £30
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£19 - £30
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £30
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£28 - £100
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £100
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £70
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Castle Douglas, Markethill
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
McCalls Coaches
Phone
07525 834423
Email
enquiries@mccallscoaches.com
Website
mccallscoaches.com
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Castle Douglas, Ernespie Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
McCalls Coaches
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Castle Douglas, Markethill
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
McCalls Coaches
Bus from Annan, Stance 3 to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
DGC Buses
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Barclays Bank to Penrith, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
Bus from Penrith, Bus Station to Carlisle, The Courts
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach North West
Bus from Annan, Stance 2 to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach North West
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, The Courts to Annan, Stance 2
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Annan, Stance 3 to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Houstons MinicoachesHoustons Minicoaches

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