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There are 4 ways to get from Galashiels to Hexham by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop X95
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Hexham

$24 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop X95
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Hexham, Monument 685

$18 - $25

2 alternative options

Train  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Galashiels to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Hexham

$43 - $120

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Galashiels to Hexham 65.1 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Galashiels to Hexham is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Galashiels to Hexham is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Galashiels to Hexham. However, there are services departing from Galashiels, Transport Interchange and arriving at Hexham, Monument via Carlisle, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Galashiels to Hexham. However, there are services departing from Galashiels and arriving at Hexham via Edinburgh and Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 43m.

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The distance between Galashiels and Hexham is 53 miles. The road distance is 65.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Galashiels to Hexham without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 32m and costs £18 - £27.

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It takes approximately 3h 32m to get from Galashiels to Hexham, including transfers.

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Galashiels to Hexham bus services, operated by Borders Buses, depart from Galashiels, Transport Interchange station.

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Galashiels to Hexham train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Galashiels station.

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The best way to get from Galashiels to Hexham is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £30 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £19 and takes 4h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Galashiels to Hexham.
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  • Distance: 52.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 32m

What companies run services between Galashiels, Scotland and Hexham, England?

You can take a train from Galashiels to Hexham via Edinburgh and Newcastle in around 3h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Galashiels to Hexham via Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop and Carlisle, Bus Station in around 4h 10m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Hexham
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Hexham
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Hexham
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Train from Galashiels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Hexham, Monument
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Hexham, Monument
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Hexham, Monument
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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Galashiels to Hexham bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Hexham, Monument station.

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Galashiels to Hexham train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Hexham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galashiels to Hexham is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Galashiels to Hexham.

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