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Best price £ 17.80
Journey duration 2 h 38 min
Connections per day 18
First departure 06:36
Last departure 20:13
Distance 60.3 mi

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Glasgow to Dumfries. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much do train tickets from Glasgow to Dumfries cost?

When you're traveling from Glasgow to Dumfries, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 22.88. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 17.80, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

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Duration: 1 h 52 min
Glasgow Central - Dumfries
08:07 - 09:59
£ 18.40
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Duration: 4 h 33 min
Glasgow Central - Dumfries
08:24 - 12:57
£ 18.40
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Duration: 1 h 44 min
Glasgow Central - Dumfries
11:13 - 12:57
£ 18.40
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Duration: 1 h 43 min
Glasgow Central - Dumfries
14:13 - 15:56
£ 18.40
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ScotRail
Duration: 3 h 48 min
Glasgow Central - Dumfries
15:13 - 19:01
£ 18.40
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ScotRail
Duration: 1 h 48 min
Glasgow Central - Dumfries
17:13 - 19:01
£ 18.40
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ScotRail
Duration: 1 h 46 min
Glasgow Central - Dumfries
20:13 - 21:59
£ 18.40

How long does the journey from Glasgow to Dumfries take by train?

The distance between Glasgow and Dumfries is around 60.9 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 h 38 min. However, the fastest routes between Glasgow and Dumfries take 1 h 43 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the first and last departures from Glasgow to Dumfries?

The first journey of the day departs from Glasgow at 06:36. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 20:13. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Glasgow and Dumfries. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Glasgow to Dumfries?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Glasgow from the following stations: Glasgow Central [ GLC ] and Glasgow Central. Arriving at Dumfries, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Dumfries [ DMF ] and Dumfries. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Dumfries.

How many times a day do departures from Glasgow leave for Dumfries?

If you want to get from Glasgow to Dumfries, you can travel with providers such as Nationalrail and ScotRail. You will find a maximum number of 24 departures per day. On average, there are 18 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 3 direct journeys between Glasgow and Dumfries. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 15 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.

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