How to get from Bristol to Dumfries

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Travel Information to Dumfries from Bristol

distanceDistance252 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£4 - £87
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £4 • 8 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £36 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Avanti West Coast

Travel 252 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Bristol to Dumfries. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £4. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Bristol to Dumfries.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bristol to Dumfries

Travel to Dumfries easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Dumfries.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Dumfries from Bristol. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Bristol to Dumfries is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £4 compared to other travel options to Dumfries:

A coach journey is usually £32 less than a journey to Dumfries by plane, which costs on average £36 for the same trip.

A coach is £83 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Bristol to Dumfries costing on average £87.

The fastest way to get to Dumfries from Bristol is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Dumfries that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 8 h 18 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 5 h 22 min.

You should expect to travel around 252 miles from Bristol to Dumfries.

The average frequency per day from Bristol to Dumfries is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Dumfries from Bristol as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bristol to Dumfries:

  • Coaches from Bristol to Dumfries most often leave from Bristol, City Centre and arrive in Dumfries, Great King St.
  • Trains most often depart from Bristol at Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Dumfries at Dumfries.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bristol to Dumfries:

  • You can take a flight from Bristol to Dumfries with easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for £36 with easyJet from Bristol to Dumfries.
  • You can travel from Bristol to Dumfries by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £87 with Avanti West Coast from Bristol to Dumfries.
Many of our customers travelling from Bristol to Dumfries don't make Dumfries their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Glasgow, London or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Bristol and Dumfries trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Dumfries to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Bristol to Dumfries, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £4 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is £36 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £87 one way.

But we recommend booking Bristol to Dumfries tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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