The Crichton has ample free parking across the grounds including accessible parking spaces. Please ensure you park within a designated bay within the estate. You will then need to walk to the main arena or campsite/live in vehicle area. These areas will be well signposted. Live in vehicles will be directed to their designated area after check in.
Dumfries is the nearest train station to the festival site.
The station is well served from Glasgow, Kilmarnock and the North of England.
The station is a 40 minute walk or 10 min taxi ride to the main festival site.
By bus (Route 5) from Great King Street will take you the to The Crichton.
By train from Edinburgh - Alight at Lockerbie and then use the regular bus service to Dumfries.
You can plan your full journey by visiting: www.thetrainline.com
The festival site is well served by the Stagecoach local service 7 days per week.
Bus Route 5 from Great King Street, Dumfries will take you to The Crichton.
Full timetable can be downloaded HERE
Dumfries is well served by national coaches from across Scotland and England- You can plan your full journey by visiting Travel Scotland
There are several local taxi providers in Dumfries. Please look online for details of local providers
Dumfries has a range of great hotels and B&Bs. if you are coming along as why not extend your stay in Dumfries.
We have special hotel rates with our partners The Cairndale Hotel and The Holiday Inn - Visit their websites and mention the Doonhame Festival when booking to take advantage of preferential booking rates and offers including early check-in – if available, Late check-out 12pm arrival drink from the bar.
Full details of local accommodation providers and the other amazing things you can do and see in Dumfries and Galloway visit: https://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dumfries-galloway/