There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to St Abbs by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 235 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed
  2. Take the line 235 bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Chapel Street (Library) to St Abbs, Murrayfield 235

$24 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Hillside, Leopold Place (at 11) to Eyemouth, Co-op (Bus Shelter at Car Park) 253

$22

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to St Abbs 48.7 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to St Abbs 48.7 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to St Abbs is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to St Abbs is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to St Abbs. However, there are services departing from Hillside, Leopold Place (at 11) and arriving at St Abbs, Old School (Bus Shelter) via Eyemouth, Hurker Crescent (Hurkur Crescent). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and St Abbs is 42 miles. The road distance is 48.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to St Abbs without a car is to train and line 235 bus which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £18 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Edinburgh to St Abbs, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to St Abbs bus services, operated by Borders Buses, depart from Hillside, Leopold Place (at 11) station.

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Edinburgh to St Abbs bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Eyemouth, Co-op (Bus Shelter at Car Park) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to St Abbs is 49 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Edinburgh to St Abbs.

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There are 167+ hotels available in St Abbs. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to St Abbs.
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  • Distance: 41.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and St Abbs, Scotland?

Borders Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh to St Abbs every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Perrymans Buses also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Perrymans Buses
Phone
01289 308719
Email
enquiries@perrymansbuses.com
Website
perrymansbuses.co.uk
Bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Chapel Street (Library) to St Abbs, Murrayfield
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
perrymansbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Eyemouth, Co-op (Bus Shelter at Car Park)
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
perrymansbuses.co.uk
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Hillside, Leopold Place (at 11) to Eyemouth, Co-op (Bus Shelter at Car Park)
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to St Abbs
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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

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