Getting Here

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Getting Here


The Globe Inn, 56 High Street, Dumfries , DG1 2JA

Travel by public transport

Dumfries Train Station is just a 10min walk from The Globe Inn.

  • Northbound trains from Carlisle – 40 minutes
  • Northbound trains from Newcastle (direct) – 2 hours
  • Southbound Trains from Glasgow (direct) – 2 hours
  • Southbound Trains from Edinburgh (Change at Carlisle) – 1.75 hours
  • Northbound trains from London Euston (Change at Carlisle) – 4.5 hours

Travel by car

If you are heading north, as you cross the Scottish border take junction 20 off the M6/A74(M) and follow the brown signs to our doorstep. 

If heading south on the A74(M) follow the brown signs, exit at junction 20 and continue following the brown signs.

Our postcode is Sat Nav accurate; DG1 2JA

Travel by taxi

You can get a taxi with Premier Taxi’s on 01387 250000.  This taxi company has a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

Customers can be dropped off just behind the Globe Inn on Shakespeare Street.