Red Kite Feeding Station Bellymack Hill Farm, Laurieston, Castle Douglas, DG7 2PJ, GB
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Getting to the Galloway Kite Trail

    Car Hire

    Widely available from all arrival airports and major train stations, car hire provides a good onward travel option. All the main agents are present at the airports or you can use a comparison or broker service to compare prices such as:

    By Road

    You'll find southern Scotland is an easy drive from most cities in the north of England and central Scotland. And if you are coming from further afield the region is well placed within the motorway network. Both main arterial routes, the M74 and the A1 run right through the area and the main euro-route linking Ireland to the rest of Europe, the A75 runs accross the region linking with the M74 near Carlisle.

    Use the link below to work out the best route when you visit southern Scotland.

    AA Route Maps

    By Ferry is a price comparison website for ferry tickets. Carrying over 100 ferry companies with over 1000 routes, is your one stop shop for the cheapest fares and special offers.

    Find ferries to Cairnryan on

    By Rail

    Both the main lines, East Coast (to Edinburgh) and West Coast (to Glasgow), between Scotland and England run through the region with many of the larger towns having a station with a full timetable.

    t: 08457 55 00 33

    East Coast
    08457 48 49 50

    t: 08457 222 333

    National Rail Information
    t: 08457 48 49 50

    Dumfries & Galloway Leader Local Action Group