Directions from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels

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Recommended option

Tram, train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Galashiels

$16 - $21

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95

$16 - $18

Tram, bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Galashiels, Market Street Fountain (Cornmill Square) X62 / ...

$20 - $22

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels 41.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels 41.4 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Galashiels 41.4 miles

$170 - $240

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Galashiels, Scotland?

Borders Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Galashiels
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Galashiels, Market Street Fountain (Cornmill Square)
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Galashiels
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Galashiels is 51 km. The road distance is 66 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels is to taxi which takes 50 min and costs £100 - £120.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) and arriving at Galashiels, Transport Interchange via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Galashiels, including transfers.