There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Galashiels by train, bus, taxi or car
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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Town, South Bridge (at 39) and arriving at Halliburton Terrace (Store Brae). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Galashiels. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 52 min.
The distance between Edinburgh and Galashiels is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.1 miles.
The best way to get from Edinburgh to Galashiels without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs .
The train from Edinburgh to Galashiels takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Edinburgh to Galashiels bus services, operated by Borders Buses, depart from Old Town, South Bridge (at 39) station.
Edinburgh to Galashiels train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.
The best way to get from Edinburgh to Galashiels is to train which takes 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 15 min.
Edinburgh to Galashiels bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Halliburton Terrace (Store Brae) station.
Edinburgh to Galashiels train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Galashiels station.
What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Galashiels, Scotland?
ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Galashiels hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, Borders Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh to Galashiels hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.
Train from Edinburgh to Galashiels
- Ave. Duration
- 52 min
- Estimated price
- $10 - $14
- Advanced Single
- $7 - $11
- Anytime Day Single
- $10 - $14
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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Galashiels is 34 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Edinburgh to Galashiels.
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