Gretna travel guide

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You're Going to Love Gretna

With a population of 3 040, Gretna is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom.

When to visit Gretna

Gretna in November
Estimated hotel price
S$ 111
1 night at 3-star hotel
Gretna in November
Estimated hotel price
S$ 111
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Gretna

Plane

When flying to Gretna, you’ll arrive at Carlisle Lake District (CAX), which is located 18 km from the city centre.

Train

Avanti West Coast is the most popular train carrier serving Gretna, followed by AccesRail. The train station in Gretna is called Gretna Green, and is located 8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Gretna is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 107 km from Gretna. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Alamo, among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Gretna using National Express or FlixBus.

Plane

When flying to Gretna, you’ll arrive at Carlisle Lake District (CAX), which is located 18 km from the city centre.

Train

Avanti West Coast is the most popular train carrier serving Gretna, followed by AccesRail. The train station in Gretna is called Gretna Green, and is located 8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Gretna is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 107 km from Gretna. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Alamo, among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Gretna using National Express or FlixBus.

Airlines serving Gretna

Lufthansa
Good (4,680 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
SWISS
Good (945 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,747 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,178 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,443 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,602 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,103 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,941 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,367 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,213 reviews)
LOT
Good (665 reviews)
Finnair
Good (771 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (927 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (848 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Gretna

Most booked hotels in Gretna

Hunters Lodge Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
S$ 142+
Solway Lodge Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
S$ 154+
Days Inn by Wyndham Gretna Green M74
3 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 91+
Gretna Hall Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 152+
Smiths at Gretna Green
4 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 181+
The Gables Hotel
3 stars
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
S$ 170+

Hiring a car in Gretna

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Gretna (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.79 and S$ 39.72. The most frequently booked car type in Gretna is Compact (Class Compact SUV or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Vauxhall Corsa or similar) is, on average, 42% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Gretna (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.79 and S$ 39.72. The most frequently booked car type in Gretna is Compact (Class Compact SUV or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Vauxhall Corsa or similar) is, on average, 42% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.