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Transport to the Gretna Area; Gateway to Dumfries & Galloway & Scotland

Getting to the Gretna Area
By Road  
Travelling By Car to the Gretna Area
  Gretna itself is easily accessible by road being sited adjacent the M74 between Carlisle & Glasgow. Travelling from Ireland & the west, Gretna lies alongside the A75 Euroroute from Stranraer.
   
Travelling By Cycle to the Gretna Area
  The SUSTRANS national cycle route crosses the entire area and the Gretna Area offers miles of picturesque quiet country roads.

Visit Sustrans for more information on cycling in the area.
By Rail  
Linking to Intercity trains at Glasgow & Carlisle, the Station & Gretna is served by Scotrail, Virgin Trains run from nearby lockerbie.

For more information & booking details contact:
Scotrail         www.scotrail.co.uk
The Trainline        www.thetrainline.com
Virgin Trains        www.virgintrains.co.uk
National Rail Enquiries      Tel: 0345 484950
Visit Gretna Area by Train
By Coach  
The Gretna area is well served by coaches from Dumfries, Carlisle, Stranraer & Glasgow
Stagecoach        www.stagecoachbus.com
Bus Travel Information        Tel: 0345 090510
   
Airports  
The closest Airport is Newcastle, however there is a small airport at Carlisle from which commercial flights will be commencing in the near future.
Newcastle Airport        www.newcastleairport.com