Dumfries and Galloway Council

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Dumfries and Galloway Council
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Dumfriesshire • Kirkcudbrightshire • Wigtownshire
Primary Destinations
Dumfries • Stranraer
Other Important Destinations
Gretna • Moffat • New Galloway
Cumbria • East Ayrshire • Scottish Borders • South Ayrshire • South Lanarkshire
Transport Scotland Roads
A74(M) • A7 • A75 • A76 • A77 • A701 • A751

Dumfries and Galloway Council is the Highway Authority for all public roads in its area other than those managed by Transport Scotland. The Council serves the three historic counties of Dumfriesshire and the Galloway Counties of Kirkcudbrightshire and Wigtownshire. As of 2016, Government Statistics say that the council is responsible for 311.3 miles of A roads; 455.1 miles of B roads and 1967.5 miles of other roads. There is an additional 174.1 miles of Trunk roads and 37.5 miles of Motorway within the council area, which are maintained by Transport Scotland.

Principal and Classified Numbered Roads

The following is a list of A and B classified roads that are at least partially managed by the authority:

Route From To Length
Galloway Tourist Route Gretna Green Ayr 96 miles View
Solway Coast Heritage Trail Annan Stranraer 180 miles View
A709 Dumfries Lockerbie 12.1 miles View
B7201 Woodslee Canonbie 1.8 miles View
A746 Braehead Glasserton 10.3 miles View
A762 St John's Town of Dalry Tongland Bridge 20.5 miles View
A712 Crocketford Newton Stewart 32.3 miles View
A711 Maxwelltown Barncrosh Junction 36.3 miles View
B732 Langmyre Mains Thornhill 0.6 miles View
A716 Whiteleys (S) Drummore 14.5 miles View
A781 English Street, Dumfries New Bridge, Dumfries 0.62 miles View
B731 Cample Bridge Thornhill (W) 1.2 miles View
A755 Kirkcudbright Gatehouse of Fleet bypass 6.2 miles View
A745 Dalbeattie Castle Douglas 6.1 miles View
A710 Maxwelltown Dalbeattie 24.7 miles View
B7085 Braehead Port William 8.3 miles View
B795 Lauriston Gerranton 6.6 miles View
B6357 Annan Lintalee 49.5 miles View
B721 Annan Gretna 9.5 miles View
B737 Station Street Leswalt Road 1.3 miles View
B720 Greenrigg Hollows 1.5 miles View
B7020 Beattock (S) Cummertrees 22.1 miles View
B7021 Whithorn Drumtroddan 6.1 miles View
B7068 Lockerbie Langholm 18.9 miles View
B736 Kelton Mains Douganhill 6.3 miles View
B733 Halfway House Wigtown 9.6 miles View
B7042 Sandhead Pinminnoch 5.9 miles View
B7000 St John's Town of Dalry High Bridge of Ken 6.0 miles View
B7004 Kirkinner Isle of Whithorn 12.4 miles View
B793 Dalbeattie Caulkerbush 7.8 miles View
B794 Dalbeattie Corsock 11.5 miles View
B727 Cullinaw Gatehouse of Fleet 23.2 miles View
B723 Annan Eskdalemuir 23.9 miles View
B7052 Garlieston Spittal 11.8 miles View
B7084 Glenluce (W) Sandhead (N) 7.1 miles View
B719 Gardenholm Greenhillstairs 2.9 miles View
B7075 Balmaclellan St John's Town of Dalry 1.7 miles View
B738 Dinvin Kirkcolm 15.1 miles View
A718 Stanraer Kirkcolm 6.7 miles View
A717 Stair Drive Queen Street 0.4 miles View
A747 Glenluce Glasserton 19.8 miles View
B796 Cardoness Castle New Rusko 7.0 miles View
B798 Craigenholt, Leswalt Ervie 3.4 miles View
B725 Dumfries Waterbeck 29.8 miles View
B724 Collin Annan 12.8 miles View
B722 Annan Fallford 11.4 miles View
B7005 Wigtown(N) Garheugh Port 12.0 miles View
B726 Nith Bank Kingholm Quay 1.2 miles View
B735 Kirkcowan Shennanton 1.4 miles View
B7065 Balgowan Damnaglaur 6.4 miles View
B7077 Genoch Square Lochans 4.3 miles View
B7063 Cults Isle of Whithorn 5.6 miles View
B7043 Galdenoch Leswalt 2.6 miles View
B7041 Drummore Castlemoor 2.3 miles View
A708 Moffat Selkirk 33.4 miles View
A77 Glasgow Portpatrick 91.7 miles View
A76 Kilmarnock Maxwelltown 56.2 miles View
B6318 Heddon-on-the-Wall Langholm 61.4 miles View
A701 Dumfries Edinburgh 71.6 miles View
A780 Summerhill Solway Gate 3.9 miles View
A713 Ayr Castle Douglas 49.2 miles View
A714 Girvan Braehead 38.0 miles View
B7076 Gretna Elvanfoot 44.5 miles View
B7027 Challoch Barrhill 15.2 miles View
A756 Dumfries (E) Troqueer 1.3 miles View
B7079 Calgow Newton Stewart 1.9 miles View
B797 Mennock Abington 14.8 miles View
B740 Crawick Thirstone 13.7 miles View
A702 Edinburgh St John's Town of Dalry 83 miles View
B709 Heriot Langholm 57.6 miles View
B729 Holywood Carsphairn 28.8 miles View
South West Coastal 300 Cairnryan Cairnryan 304 miles View
C29w Mahaar Cairnbowie 2.7 miles View 

Classified Unnumbered Roads

Main Article: Dumfries and Galloway Council (Class III roads)

For their Class III road network, the authority uses "C" prefixes.


Main Article: Dumfries and Galloway Council (Junctions)

Bridges, Tunnels, and other Crossings

Main Article: Dumfries and Galloway Council (Crossings)


Dumfries and Galloway Council

Dumfries and Galloway Council
Galloway Tourist Route • Solway Coast Heritage Trail • A709 • B7201 • A746 • A762 • A712 • A711 • B732 • A716 • A781 • B731 • A755 • A745 • A710 • B7085 • B795 • B6357 • B721 • B737 • B720 • B7020 • B7021 • B7068 • B736 • B733 • B7042 • B7000 • B7004 • B793 • B794 • B727 • B723 • B7052 • B7084 • B719 • B7075 • B738 • A718 • A717 • A747 • B796 • B798 • B725 • B724 • B722 • B7005 • B726 • B735 • B7065 • B7077 • B7063 • B7043 • B7041 • A708 • A77 • A76 • B6318 • A701 • A780 • A713 • A714 • B7076 • B7027 • A756 • B7079 • B797 • B740 • A702 • B709 • B729 • South West Coastal 300 • C29w (Dumfries and Galloway)
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