Inverness to Dumfries train

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Overview: Train from Inverness to Dumfries

distanceDistance167 miles (270 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersScotRail or East Coast

Trains from Inverness to Dumfries cover the 167 miles (270 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 18 min with our travel partners like ScotRail or East Coast. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $47 (€41), but the average price of train tickets is $47 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from Inverness and arrive in Dumfries.

Train providers: ScotRail and East Coast from Inverness to Dumfries trains

Find the best trains between Inverness and Dumfries with Omio's travel partners ScotRail and East Coast from $129 (€114). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

ScotRail from Inverness to Dumfries train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: $129
  • ScotRail frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Trains from Inverness to Dumfries

FAQs: Travel by train from Inverness 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 Inverness to Dumfries.
Cheap train tickets from Inverness to Dumfries can start from as little as $47 (€41) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Inverness to Dumfries is $47 (€41); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Inverness to Dumfries is on average 6 h 18 min   for the 167 mile (270 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Inverness and Dumfries by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Inverness to Dumfries leaves at 5: 36 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Inverness to Dumfries leaves at 8: 43 AM.
There are 10 trains a day from Inverness to Dumfries which require at least one change with ScotRail or East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Inverness to Dumfries train with ScotRail or East Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Dumfries from Inverness as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Inverness, which is located around 0.3 miles (469 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Dumfries, located 0.4 miles (716 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Inverness to Dumfries by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Inverness to Dumfries including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Inverness and Dumfries

The major railway station for departures from Inverness is Inverness. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Inverness for your journey from Inverness to Dumfries.
Amenities at station
Public transit options for Inverness
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the Eastgate side of the station at the short stay car park

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