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There are 5 ways to get from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh by train, bus, night train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Edinburgh

$126 - $219

4 alternative options

Line 383 bus, train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 383 bus from Annan, Stance 3 to Lockerbie, Sydney Place 383
  2. Take the train from Lockerbie to Edinburgh

Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Longtown, Grahams Arms Hotel to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95
  2. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Old Town, South Bridge X95

Line 383 bus, night train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 383 bus from Annan, Stance 3 to Lockerbie, Sydney Place 383
  2. Take the night train from Lockerbie to Edinburgh

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh 106 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Bowness-on-Solway and Edinburgh is 70 miles. The road distance is 106 miles.

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £95 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £95 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 39 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh is 106 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh.

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There are 2252+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 69.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Bowness-on-Solway, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bowness-on-Solway to Edinburgh via Dornock, Nursery House, Longtown, Graham Arms, Longtown, Grahams Arms Hotel, and Galashiels, Transport Interchange in around 5 h 39 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Lockerbie to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Carlisle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$23 - $35
Night train from Lockerbie to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$190
Sleeper Seat
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Annan, Stance 3 to Lockerbie, Sydney Place
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Longtown, Grahams Arms Hotel to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Old Town, South Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk

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