The nearest rail station is in Dumfries; from there, you can take a bus to Castle Douglas. Call tel. 8457/484-950 for rail information.
The Great Western Bus Co. runs buses from Dumfries to Castle Douglas every hour throughout the day and early evening; travel time is about 30 minutes and costs £2 one-way. Call tel. 08717/818-181 for bus information.
If you're driving from Dumfries, head southwest along A75.
A tourist office is at the Markethill Car Park (tel. 01556/502-611). April to October, it's open Monday to Friday 10am to 6pm, Saturday 10am to 5pm (July-Aug also Sun 10am-5pm).
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.