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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate by train, bus or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed

£7 - £130

Cheapest option

Bus via Berwick-upon-Tweed  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed National Express

£5 - £7

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station 253

£10 - £12

Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate 57.1 miles

£8 - £13

Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate by train and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate is around 42 min and covers a distance of around 57 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 39 min. Services are operated by CrossCountry and LNER. Typically 170 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
42 min
Fastest journey time:
39 min
Journey distance:
57 miles
Services per week:
170
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:48
Last service departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate train and walk schedules

Edinburgh → Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate is to bus via Berwick-upon-Tweed which costs £5 - £7 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate is to train which costs £7 - £130 and takes 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Berwick-upon-Tweed. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Berwick-upon-Tweed. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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It is 48 miles from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate. It is approximately 57.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs £7 - £130.

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The train from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed takes 41 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate is to train which takes 46 min and costs £7 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus via Berwick-upon-Tweed, which costs £5 - £7 and takes 1h 25m.

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  • Distance: 48 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed every 4 hours. Tickets cost £35 - £130 and the journey takes 41 min. LNER also services this route hourly. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed once daily. Tickets cost £5 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 20m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £90
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £90
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Website
Borders Buses

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Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Castlegate.

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