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Christmas Bus Times

3 weeks ago Mon 18th Nov 2019

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Thank you for choosing to travel with Borders Buses during the festive period.

Our journey planner, available on the Borders Buses app and online, is updated with the Christmas bus times. Simply enter your journey details and amended bus times will be displayed. 

On a few days your bus service may operate a Saturday/Sunday/Non-school day service. This means regardless of the day of the week, the bus will operate to these bus times.

 

Monday 23 December

A non-school day (NSCH) service will operate on services 51, 52, 60, 67, 68, 70, 90A, 90B, 91, 93, 235, 253, 267, 464, B1, X62 and X95.

Services 54, 61, 73, 74, H1, H2, 339 and X70 will operate as normal.

 

Tuesday 24 December

A non-school day (NSCH) service will operate on services 51, 52, 60, 67, 68, 85, 90A, 90B, 91, 93, 235*, 253, 267, 464 and B1.

A Saturday service will operate on services 70, X62* and X95*.

Services 54, 61, 73, 74, H1, H2 and 339 will operate as normal.

Service X70 will not operate.

*Early finishes on these services.

 

Wednesday 25 December

No service.

 

Thursday 26 December

A special service (details below) will operate on services 61, 70, X62 and X95.

A Sunday service will operate on services 51, 52, 67 and 68.

No other services will operate.

 

Friday 27 December

A non-school day (NSCH) service will operate on services 51, 52, 60, 67, 68, 90A, 90B, 91, 93, 253, 267 and 464.

A Saturday service will operate on services 235, 70, B1, X62 and X95.

Services 54, 61, 73, 74, H1, H2 and 339 will operate as normal.

Service X70 will not operate.

 

Saturday 28 December

A full Saturday service will operate.

 

Sunday 29 December

A full Sunday service will operate.

 

Monday 30 December

A non-school day (NSCH) service will operate on services 51, 52, 60, 67, 68, 90A, 90B, 91, 93, 253, 267 and 464.

A Saturday service will operate on services 235, 70, B1, X62 and X95.

Services 54, 61, 73, 74, H1, H2 and 339 will operate as normal.

Service X70 will not operate.

 

Tuesday 31 December

A non-school day (NSCH) service will operate on services 51, 52, 60, 67, 68, 85, 90A, 90B, 91, 93, 253, 267 and 464.

A Saturday service will operate on services 235*, 70, B1, X62* and X95*.

Services 54, 61, 73, 74, H1, H2 and 339 will operate as normal.

Service X70 will not operate.

*Early finishes on these services.

 

Wednesday 01 January

A special service (details below) will operate on services 69, 70, X62 and X95.

No other services will operate.

 

Thursday 02 January

A Sunday service will operate on services 51, 52, 60, 67, 68, 61, 69, 70, 73, 235, B1, X62 and X95.

No other services will operate.

 

Friday 03 January

A non-school day (NSCH) service will operate on services 51, 52, 60, 67, 68, 90A, 90B, 91, 93, 253, 267 and 464.

A Saturday service will operate on services 235, 70, B1, X62 and X95.

Services 54, 61, 73, 74, H1, H2 and 339 will operate as normal.

Service X70 will not operate.

 

Saturday 04 January

A full Saturday service will operate.

 

Sunday 05 January

A full Sunday service will operate.

 

Monday 06 January

All services resume normal operation.

 

NSCH - The reduced service operated when schools are off.

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On the 24 and 31 December the following journeys will not operate:

 

Service X62 the journeys below will not operate

2030 and 2130 Galashiels to Peebles

2115 and 2215 Peebles to Edinburgh

2230 and 2330 Edinburgh to Peebles

2237 and 2337 Peebles to Galashiels

 

Last bus from Galashiels to Peebles 1930

Last bus from Peebles to Edinburgh 2015

Last bus from Edinburgh to Peebles 2130**

Last bus from Peebles to Galashiels 2138

 

** service terminates at Peebles Eastgate at 2237

 

Service X95 the journeys below will not operate

2025 Galashiels to Carlisle

2246 and 0016 Hawick to Galashiels

2255 and 2355 Galashiels to Hawick

2030 Galashiels to Newtongrange/Edinburgh

2225 Edinburgh to Newtongrange/Galashiels

2255 Carlisle to Galashiels.

 

Last bus from Hawick to Edinburgh 1846

Last bus from Hawick to Galashiels 2146

Last bus from Galashiels to Newtongrange/Edinburgh 1930

Last bus from Edinburgh to Hawick 1925

Last bus from Edinburgh to Galashiels 2125

Last bus from Galashiels to Hawick 2155

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Special Service

In addition to our festive timetable the following journeys will also operate on 26 December 2019

 

Service 61 Galashiels - Earlston

From Galashiels at 1000, 1230, 1635, 1835. 

From Earlston at 1030, 1300, 1705, 1905.

 

Service X62 Melrose - Galashiels - Peebles - Edinburgh

From Galashiels - Edinburgh at 0825, 1025, 1125, 1225, 1325, 1425, 1525, 1625, 1725, 1825.

From Melrose - Edinburgh at 0955, 1055, 1155, 1255, 1355, 1455, 1555, 1655, 1755.

From Melrose - Galashiels at 1855, 1955.

From Edinburgh - Melrose at 1030, 1230, 1330, 1430, 1530, 1630, 1730.

From Edinburgh - Galashiels at 1830, 1930, 2030.

From Galashiels - Melrose at 0933, 1033, 1133, 1333.

 

Service 70 Galashiels - Langlee

From Galashiels at 1010, 1110, 1210, 1310, 1410, 1510, 1610, 1710.

 

Services X95, 95 Edinburgh - Galashiels - Hawick

From Galashiels - Hawick (Buccleuch Street) at 0848, 1030, 1230, 1430, 1630, 1830.

From Edinburgh - Hawick (Buccleuch Street) at 1100, 1300, 1500, 1700.

From Edinburgh - Galashiels at 1900.

From Galashiels - Edinburgh at 0920, 1020, 1220, 1420, 1620.

From Hawick (Buccleuch Street) - Edinburgh at 0930, 1130, 1330, 1530.

From Hawick (Buccleuch Street) - Galashiels at 1730, 1915.

 

Special Service

On 01 January 2020 only the following services will operate

 

Service X62 Galashiels - Peebles - Edinburgh

From Galashiels to Edinburgh at 1025, 1225, 1425, 1625.

From Galashiels to Peebles at 1825.

From Peebles to Galashiels at 1134, 1334, 1534, 1734, 1934.

From Edinburgh to Galashiels at 1225, 1425, 1625, 1825.

 

Service 69 Galashiels - BGH - Melrose

From Galashiels at 1223, 1335, 1423, 1535, 1623, 1735,1823, 2023.

From Melrose at 1245, 1357, 1445, 1557, 1645, 1757, 1845, 2045.

 

Service 70 Galashiels - Langlee

From Galashiels at 1150, 1250, 1350, 1450, 1550, 1650, 1750, 1850, 1950, 2050.

 

Services X95, 95 Edinburgh - Galashiels - Hawick

From Galashiels - Hawick (Buccleuch Street) at 0848, 1030, 1230, 1430, 1630, 1830.

From Edinburgh - Hawick (Buccleuch Street) at 1100, 1300, 1500, 1700.

From Edinburgh - Galashiels at 1900.

From Galashiels - Edinburgh at 0920, 1020, 1220, 1420, 1620.

From Hawick (Buccleuch Street) - Edinburgh at 0930, 1130, 1330, 1530.

From Hawick (Buccleuch Street) - Galashiels at 1730, 1915.

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EXTENDED OPENING TIMES

The interchange will close at midnight Monday to Saturday between 09 and 21 December.

Services operating between midnight and 0545 daily will arrive and depart from Stance 8 on Stirling Street.

 

Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the team at Borders Buses!

 

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