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The southernmost terminus of the Borders Railway in Scotland, Tweedbank Railway Station sees regular trains serving the village of Tweedbank, the historic Abbotsford House, the town of Melrose, and the wider Borders region via Park and Ride. Trains to and from Tweedbank depart both sides of the island platform equally, running to Edinburgh with stops in Galashiels, Stow, Gorebridge, Newtongrange, Eskbank, Newcraighall, Brunstane, and Waverley.  


Just opened in 2015, Tweedbank Station sees significant tourist traffic due to its close proximity to a number of historic attractions, including Sir Walter Scott’s residence Abbotsford House and the ruins of Melrose Abbey. Although unstaffed, both a car park and cycle storage facilities are provided for customer use. Tickets may be purchased from the self-service ticket machine located on the platform. Departure screens display train running information. Toilet facilities are available adjacent to the depot building. There is step-free access via ramp to the platform. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: There is no ticket office at Tweedbank station, ticket machines are available to purchase or collect tickets from. You can also buy tickets in advance online here.
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThere is no staff at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
This is a Category A station. This station has step-free access to all platforms. The Passenger Assist meeting point is at the respective platformsBlue Badge parking bays: 13
Toilets notesThe toilets are located adjacent to the Depot Building. The toilet facilities are only available during cafe opening hours.
Baby changeUnavailable
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Assistance is provided by on-train staff to board / alight for customers already on platform
Customer Service notes
Customer help pointsAvailable
Car parking spaces235
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces20
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Tweedbank station has neither a taxi rank nor a cab office. Advance booking is essential. Consider using the following local operators:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

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Departures and arrivals from Tweedbank

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Tweedbank station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail06:501Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:191Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail08:191Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail09:212Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail10:191Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:101Scheduled
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail08:121Scheduled
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail09:102Scheduled
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail10:121Scheduled
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail11:141Scheduled
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