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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Burnfoot by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Galashiels
  3. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Hawick, Whins Cottage X95

£20 - £67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place to Hawick, Whins Cottage X95

£18 - £24

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Drive  •  1h 44m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Burnfoot 94.1 miles

£14 - £21

Glasgow to Burnfoot by train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow and Burnfoot is around 3h 30m and covers a distance of around 96 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 33m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, Caledonian Sleeper and Borders Buses, the Glasgow to Burnfoot service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Hawick, Whins Cottage. Typically 130 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 30m
Fastest journey time:
2h 33m
Journey distance:
96 miles
Services per week:
130
Cheapest price:
£20
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:16
Last service departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Burnfoot train and bus schedules

Glasgow → Burnfoot
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Burnfoot is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Burnfoot is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Burnfoot is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Burnfoot. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Hawick, Whins Cottage via Edinburgh, Waterloo Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 33m.

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It is 66 miles from Glasgow to Burnfoot. It is approximately 94.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Burnfoot without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 10m and costs £19 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m to get from Glasgow to Burnfoot, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Burnfoot bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Burnfoot bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Hawick, Whins Cottage station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Burnfoot is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1h 44m to drive from Glasgow to Burnfoot.

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There are 68+ hotels available in Burnfoot. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Burnfoot.
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  • Distance: 65.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 10m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Burnfoot, The Scottish Borders, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Burnfoot via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Edinburgh, Waterloo Place in around 4h 33m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Edinburgh to Galashiels
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Hawick, Whins Cottage
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Borders Buses
Bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place to Hawick, Whins Cottage
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
Borders Buses
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
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink

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