National Express runs a very inexpensive overnight coach service from London to Glasgow, stopping at major conurbations on the way, and at Lockerbie, which is 16 miles south of Moffat. The fast and comfortable X74 coach service runs from the centre of Glasgow to Moffat High Street.
There is an extensive network of local bus routes throughout the South of Scotland.
Lockerbie, which is on the main West Coast line from London to Edinburgh or Glasgow, is 16 miles south of Moffat, and trains stop there regularly. There is a bus service to Moffat or, alternatively, you can arrange for Moffat Taxis (01683 221666) to collect you. Find a Train
Distances/approximate time by car from Moffat:
Glasgow 55m/88km 1hr (1hr to airport)
Edinburgh 50m/80km 1hr (1hr 15m to airport)
Carlisle 40m/64km 40min
Newcastle 70m/112km 2hr
Stranraer 88m/140 2hr 30m
Manchester 160m/256km 2hr 30m
London 360m/576km 5hr 30m
Glasgow and Edinburgh Airports handle national and international flights. Hire cars are available, and there are connecting bus services. Alternatively, arrange for Moffat Taxis (01683 221666) to collect you. Loganair operate flights from Dublin, Belfast and Southend to Carlisle Lake District Airport.