Para Cycling Road Races in Dumfries & Galloway

Travel & Transport Impacts in and around Dumfries during the Championships.

Para-cyclists compete on the road

What’s happening


Dumfries and surrounding area.

Where might be impacted

Dumfries and surrounding area.


Wednesday 9 to Saturday 12 August.

Impact on the Transport Network

Road: Road closures and parking restrictions in parts of Dumfries and in Terregles, Shawhead, Crichton and Glencaple.

Increased traffic levels within Dumfries and surrounding area

Bus: Impacts to bus services along the route including diversions, timetable and stop changes

Travel Advice

  • Road closures will be in place in Dumfries, Terregles, Shawhead, Crichton and Glencaple and there may be localised congestion. Consider avoiding using the car if you can. If you do need to use the car, plan ahead and allow extra time for your journey
  • Bus services will be impacted with diversions in place and changes to timetables. Check with your operator before you travel.