There are 11 ways to get from London to Melrose Abbey by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Berwick-upon-Tweed
  2. Take the bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn) to Melrose, Market Square (Ormiston Institute) 67 / ...

$65 - $90

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Bus  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Berwick-upon-Tweed National Express
  2. Take the bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon) to Melrose, Market Square (Ormiston Institute) 67 / ...

$43 - $49

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Courts (near railway station) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95

$197 - $288

Drive  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Drive from London to Melrose Abbey 341.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

$82 - $239

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

$90 - $261

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

$74 - $189

Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

$62 - $159

Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

$70 - $177

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train, bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Berwick-upon-Tweed
  3. Take the bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn) to Melrose, Market Square (Ormiston Institute)

$125 - $405

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank

$105 - $301

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London station to Melrose Abbey. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Melrose, Market Square (Ormiston Institute) via Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 4 min.

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The distance between London and Melrose Abbey is 304 miles. The road distance is 341.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Melrose Abbey without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from London to Melrose Abbey, including transfers.

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London to Melrose Abbey bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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London to Melrose Abbey bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Melrose, Market Square (Ormiston Institute) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Melrose Abbey is 342 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to drive from London to Melrose Abbey.

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Flybe and British Airways offer flights from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 195+ hotels available in Melrose Abbey. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London to Melrose Abbey.
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  • Distance: 303.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between London, England and Melrose Abbey, The Scottish Borders, Scotland?

You can take a bus from London to Melrose Abbey via Berwick-upon-Tweed, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon), and Melrose, Market Square (Ormiston Institute) in around 10 h 4 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Berwick-upon-Tweed
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Newcastle to Berwick-upon-Tweed
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$17 - $26
1st Class
$30 - $50
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $270
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Tweedbank
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn) to Melrose, Market Square (Ormiston Institute)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, The Courts (near railway station) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon) to Melrose, Market Square (Ormiston Institute)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.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 London Victoria Coach Station to Berwick-upon-Tweed
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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