There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Galashiels by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Galashiels is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 48 min.
The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Galashiels is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 48 min.
The distance between Edinburgh and Galashiels is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.1 miles.
The train from Edinburgh to Galashiels takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Town, North Bridge (Middle of Bridge) and arriving at Galashiels, Transport Interchange. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 18 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Galashiels. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 52 min.
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 18 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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