UK Central Location

A hub for business away from the hubbub… Smiths central location is easy to reach and hassle free.

Situated on the Scotland/England border, Smiths Hotel at Gretna Green is just 2 minutes off the motorway.
We know accessibility is a critical factor for the business traveller and Smiths is within two hours travel time of Scotland and the North of England’s key business centres: Manchester, Liverpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Birmingham, Glasgow and Edinburgh and Stranraer.

Smiths Hotel also offers free parking with approx. 80 spaces onsite.

Finding Smiths Hotel at Gretna Green:

By Car:  Just off Junction 46 north/22south on the M74/M6, 10 minutes North of Carlisle.      
  Just off the A75 as the A75 joins the M74.
  Smiths postcode for your sat nav is DG16 5EA.


By Train: Gretna Green Railway Station is ½ mile away
  Carlisle Station is 10 miles away with connections onto Gretna Green
  Lockerbie Station is 15 miles away

By Ferry:  A 2 hour drive from Stranraer and Cairnryan Ferry terminals. Newcastle,
  Hull, Rosyth and Liverpool are also within comfortable driving distance.


By Plane:   The airports at Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow are 1 ½ hours drive.
  Manchester and Liverpool are around 2 hours drive.
  Private Aircraft can land at Carlisle Airport which is a 15 minutes drive from Smiths.
  Or a helicopter landing can easily be arranged in the field next door to the hotel.