Transportation

Bicycle Rental in Newton Stewart

Kirkcowan Cycle Hire

Good bike shop with hybrids for hire that are handy for exploring the Galloway Forest Park, as well as electric bikes (half-/full day £20/30).
Bicycle Hire in Peebles

Bspoke Cycles

Rents hybrid bikes (£25 per day), road bikes (£35), hardtail mountain bikes (£35) and e-bikes (£60) in Peebles.
Bicycle Hire in Melrose

Hardie's Bikes

Expensive but reliable hire of hybrids with helmet and lock from this mountain-bike specialist near the abbey.
Ferry in Stranraer

Stena Line

Runs five to six daily fast ferries from Cairnryan to Belfast (2¼ hours).
Ferry in Stranraer

P&O Ferries

Ferries to Larne in Northern Ireland from Cairnryan, north of Stranraer.
Taxi in Stranraer

McLean's Taxis

Taxi in Lanark & New Lanark

Clydewide

Bus Station in Ayr

Ayr Bus Station

Bus in Dumfries & Galloway

Stagecoach

Bus Station in Dumfries

Dumfries Bus Station