There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Partick to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

$27 - $33

3 alternative options

Train via Glasgow Queen Street  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

$30 - $38

Bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X62 / ...

$33 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey 85.8 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey. However, there are services departing from Govan, Festival Park (Science Centre) and arriving at Melrose, Abbey Car Park (Abbey Street) via Buchanan Bus Station, Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) and Galashiels, Transport Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Science Centre and Melrose Abbey is 64 miles. The road distance is 85.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey without a car is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey, including transfers.

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Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 16 min.

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Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Galashiels, Transport Interchange station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey.

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There are 195+ hotels available in Melrose Abbey. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey.
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  • Distance: 64.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

What companies run services between Glasgow Science Centre, Scotland and Melrose Abbey, The Scottish Borders, Scotland?

You can take a train from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey via Partick, Edinburgh, Tweedbank, Tweedbank Station, and Melrose, Abbey Car Park (Abbey Street) in around 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey via Govan, Festival Park (Science Centre), Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre (Sauchiehall Street), Buchanan Bus Station, Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2), Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10), Galashiels, Transport Interchange, and Melrose, Abbey Car Park (Abbey Street) in around 4 h 16 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Partick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk

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