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Travel Information

Moffat has excellent transport connections.  The town is 5 minutes from the M74 motorway, the main road route between England and Scotland.

 

The principal Scottish cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh are both approximately 55 miles from Moffat.

 

Road

From the south: Take the M6 heading for Carlisle then the A74(M) to Glasgow/Edinburgh. Exit at Junction 15 for Beattock/Moffat.

 

From Glasgow: Take the M8 heading towards Edinburgh then follow the M74 and A74(M) to Dumfries and Galloway. Take exit 15 from the A74(M) and follow the signs to Moffat town centre.

 

From Edinburgh: Either follow A702 and A74(M) to Dumfries and Galloway, then take exit 15 from the A74(M) and follow the signs to Moffat town centre or Follow the A701 Scenic Route from Edinburgh to Moffat.

 

Rail

The West Coast and Transpennine rail links, www.virgintrains.co.uk & www.tpexpress.co.uk, connecting London to Glasgow and Manchester to Edinburgh can be accessed at Lockerbie Station which is 15 miles to the south of Moffat. Catch the direct 380 bus service from Lockerbie, Crown Inn to Moffat and the journey time is approximately 35 minutes.

 

The 380 bus timetable can be found by clicking here:  380 bus timetable

 

Air

There are 3 main airports that can serve Moffat, each within 90 minutes travelling distance of Moffat by car.  Further flight information and locations can be found on the airport websites. There are regular buses from Glasgow or Edinburgh Airports to Glasgow Buchanan Street bus station or Edinburgh bus station for onward travel to Moffat by bus. From Glasgow Prestwick Airport there are regular direct buses to Glasgow Buchanan Street bus station. All airports have car rental facilities.

 

Glasgow Airport

 

Edinburgh Airport

 

Prestwick Airport

 

Bus

From Glasgow: Catch the X74 bus to Dumfries from Glasgow Buchanan Street bus station. The X74 stops in Moffat High Street and the journey time is approximately one and half hours.   

 

The X74 bus timetable can be found by clicking here:  X74 bus timetable

 

From Edinburgh: Catch the 101 bus to Dumfries from Edinburgh bus station. The 101 stops in Moffat High Street and the journey time is approximately two hours and 10 minutes.

 

**Please note that the 101 is an infrequent service**

 

The 101 bus timetable can be found by clicking here:  101 bus timetable

 

More information about the bus services can be found at the following website: www.stagecoachbus.com