It takes an average of 54m to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels by train, over a distance of around 27 miles (44 km). There are normally 32 trains per day traveling from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels and tickets for this journey start from $14.84 when you book in advance.
27 miles (44 km)
32 trains per day
Direct trains available
If you want to know more about the journey from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels by train, look no further!
The average journey time from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels by train is 54 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 52 minutes. You'll usually find 32 trains per day traveling the 44 km between these two destinations. Direct trains are usually available every day on the route to Galashiels.
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The average journey time by train between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Galashiels is 54 minutes, with around 32 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels is 52 minutes.
Train tickets from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels can start from as little as $14.84 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels without having to change trains. There are 32 direct trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels leaves at 05:10. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels leaves at 23:44. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Galashiels cover a distance of around 27 miles (44 km) during the journey.
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