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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

£7 - £22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Kingsknowes Drive X95

£6 - £7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge 35 miles

£80 - £95

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge 35 miles

£5 - £8

Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge by bus and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 36 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 30m. Operated by Borders Buses, the Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge service departs from Old Town, North Bridge and arrives in Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge. Typically 43 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 34m
Fastest journey time:
1h 30m
Journey distance:
36 miles
Services per week:
43
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:31
Last service departs at:
19:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge bus and walk schedules

Edinburgh → Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge is to bus which costs £6 - £7 and takes 1h 44m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £80 - £95 and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Town, North Bridge and arriving at Kingsknowes Drive. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Tweedbank. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge is 29 miles. The road distance is 35 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge without a car is to train which takes 1h 18m and costs £7 - £22.

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The train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank takes 58 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge bus services, operated by Borders Buses, depart from Old Town, North Bridge station.

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Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge is to train which takes 1h 18m and costs £7 - £22. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £7 and takes 1h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge.
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  • Distance: 29.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 18m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank hourly. Tickets cost £7 - £22 and the journey takes 58 min. Alternatively, Borders Buses operates a bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Kingsknowes Drive every 4 hours. Tickets cost £6 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £22
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £22
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£80 - £95
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Kingsknowes Drive station.

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Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Tweedbank station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge is 35 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, Galafoot Bridge.

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