This year, we are partnering with the Cairndale Hotel to bring you a selection of accomodation and show packeges!
You can find out more here.
Dumfries is connected to the West Coast UK Mainline and the West Scotland line with daily connections to Carlisle, Glasgow and Kilmarnock. A train to Carlisle takes 30 minutes, and Carlisle is connected to London in 3 hours and 20 minutes.
Northern routes run a direct service to Newcastle.
Trains from the North are also connected to Lockerbie, which connects the Virgin and Transpennine networks. Buses run from Lockerbie or a taxi costs less than £20.
Dumfries connects to buses from London, Belfast, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Ayr and Carlisle with frequent services.
Dumfries’ closest port is Cairnryan in Stranraer. It is approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes to Dumfries from Stranraer.
Carlisle Airport runs flights to London, Dublin and Belfast and is approximately 30 minutes drive.
Glasgow Prestwick is around 1 hour away.
Glasgow International is around 1 hour and twenty minutes away.
Edinburgh Airport is around 2 hours.
Newcastle is just over 2 hours away.
Carlisle box office: 01228 812 611 | Dumfries box office: 01387 271 820 | book online