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 4 min

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

$28 - $36

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Haymarket Station 900
  2. Take the bus from Old Town, North Bridge (Middle of Bridge) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95

$32 - $39

Train, bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Melrose, Abbey Car Park (Abbey Street) X62

$32 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

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

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 34 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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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Melrose Abbey, including transfers.

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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, Haymarket Station, Old Town, North Bridge (Middle of Bridge) and Galashiels, Transport Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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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 Govan, Festival Park (Science Centre), Glasgow, Dundas Street (Queen St Station), Glasgow Queen Street, Edinburgh, Galashiels, Galashiels, Transport Interchange, and Melrose, Abbey Car Park (Abbey Street) in around 3 h 4 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, Haymarket Station, Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23), Old Town, North Bridge (Middle of Bridge), Galashiels, Transport Interchange, and Melrose, Abbey Car Park (Abbey Street) in around 3 h 54 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 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 Galashiels
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge (Middle of Bridge) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Melrose, Abbey Car Park (Abbey Street)
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk

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