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

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Galashiels to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the bus from Glasgow, Buchanan Street to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Galashiels, Bank Street Gardens to Edinburgh, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place

Train

  1. Take the train from Galashiels to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay

Drive

  1. Drive from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay

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The cheapest way to get from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay. However, there are services departing from Galashiels, Bank Street Gardens and arriving at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between Galashiels and Wemyss Bay is 84 miles. The road distance is 109.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 40m and costs £21 - £60.

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It takes approximately 3h 40m to get from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay, including transfers.

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Galashiels to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by Borders Buses, depart from Galashiels, Bank Street Gardens station.

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The best way to get from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay is to train which takes 3h 46m and costs £25 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £29 and takes 5h 27m.

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Galashiels to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galashiels to Wemyss Bay is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2h 2m to drive from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay.

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Map of how to get from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay.
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  • Distance: 83.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 40m

What companies run services between Galashiels, Scotland and Wemyss Bay, Scotland?

You can take a train from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay via Edinburgh, Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow Central, Wemyss Bay, and Wemyss Bay Station in around 3h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Galashiels to Wemyss Bay via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Buchanan Bus Station in around 5h 27m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Galashiels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Buchanan Street to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Bank Street Gardens to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
Borders Buses
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Scottish Citylink
Megabus UK
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express

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