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There are 4 ways to get from Ayr to Peebles by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station 923
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Peebles, Post Office X62

$23 - $32

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Train, bus via Glasgow Queen Street  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Peebles, Post Office X62 / ...

$34 - $45

Train, bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
  3. Take the bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Peebles, Post Office X62 / ...

$30 - $45

Drive  •  1h 31m

  1. Drive from Ayr to Peebles 70.9 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Ayr to Peebles is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Ayr to Peebles is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ayr station to Peebles. However, there are services departing from Ayr, Bus Station and arriving at Peebles, Post Office via Edinburgh, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Ayr and Peebles is 58 miles. The road distance is 70.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Ayr to Peebles without a car is to bus which takes 3h 50m and costs £17 - £25.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Ayr to Peebles, including transfers.

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Ayr to Peebles bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Ayr, Bus Station.

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Ayr to Peebles bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Peebles, Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ayr to Peebles is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1h 31m to drive from Ayr to Peebles.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Peebles. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ayr to Peebles.
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  • Distance: 58.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Ayr, Scotland and Peebles, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Ayr to Peebles via Edinburgh, Bus Station in around 3h 50m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $16
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Peebles, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Peebles, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk

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