Moffat is less than a mile from point 15 on the A74(M)/M74 Carlisle to Glasgow motorway.
If you are coming from Edinburgh, the award-winning A701 is a wonderful alternative drive, much of which is through striking scenery.
If you are coming from the East, then the A708 from Selkirk is another award-winning road, passing St Mary’s Loch and the Grey Mare’s Tail on the way.
We all know that our environment is under threat and we need to do something about it. So, to promote sustainable and green automotive solutions, carwow have developed an interactive Electric Car charging point finder tool to help EV and hybrid car owners locate the nearest electric vehicle charging stations.
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.