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London to Gretna Green

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How to get from London to Gretna Green?

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All modes of transport London-Gretna Green

For your trip from London (England, United Kingdom) to Gretna Green (Scotland, United Kingdom) with a distance of 270 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from London to Gretna Green without changing trains but some trains run on lines London-Glasgow and Glasgow-Gretna Green allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains Caledonian Sleeper of Virgin Trains, East Coast or ScotRail to Glasgow leave from London Euston railway station in London. Arrival in Glasgow will take place at Glasgow Central station (0.6 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Glasgow where the train operated by ScotRail leave for Gretna Green.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route London-Glasgow will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by train in order to cover the entire trip.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Gretna Green from London. You can take the flight London-Glasgow and complete the other part of your journey traveling by train.
Leave London and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Gatwick LGW airport, 24.2 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Glasgow (Glasgow International airport, IATA code: GLA) operated by Easyjet, British Airways or Ryanair.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip London Gretna Green only by bus, there are other means of transport (train) that will complete the journey London-Carlisle.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in London. The bus will drop you off at Carlisle bus station (0.6 mi from Carlisle, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Carlisle.

Which carriers to travel between London and Gretna Green?

Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Carlisle (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 mi from centre) and the city of Carlisle where the coach will drop you off at Carlisle station situated at about 0.6 mi from Carlisle city centre.
Railway companies
Northern Rail provides a rail connection Carlisle-Gretna Green with the train from Carlisle railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Gretna Green at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains transports passengers on a rail line from London to Glasgow with the train which leaves London Euston station to arrive at Glasgow Central railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
East Coast operates the train journey London-Glasgow with the train from London Kings Cross railway station (2.2 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Glasgow Central at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
ScotRail provides rail connections from London to Glasgow with the train Caledonian Sleeper which leaves London Euston station to arrive at Glasgow Central railway station (Scotland United Kingdom) and Glasgow-Gretna Green with the train from Glasgow Central railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Gretna Green at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Glasgow (346.1 mi)
Airlines
Easyjet carries out a flight from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Glasgow (arrival at Glasgow International GLA airport)
British Airways flies on the route from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Glasgow (serving Glasgow International GLA airport)
Ryanair schedules the flight from Stansted STN airport situated 31.7 mi away from the city centre of London to Glasgow (arrival at Glasgow International GLA airport)

Stop cities from London or cities to visit near Gretna Green

When travelling from Gretna Green to London by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Glasgow located at 76 mi from Gretna Green, Carlisle 9 mi away from Gretna Green (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Gretna Green or back to London, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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