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Weather Conditions

8th Feb onwards

Due to current winter weather conditions delays to our services may be expected, please use the app tracking to keep up to date with your service. Any updates on services will be posted if/when they arise. We thank you for your patience.

COVID-19: Travel advice

20th Mar onwards

During these uncertain times only essential travel is encouraged. All our services are running as scheduled, please check our journey planner and website for the current timetable information.

A7 Commercial Road closure between Monday 3rd May – October 2021.

3rd May onwards

Could all customers please note due to the above closure, Services H1, H2 and X95 will operate from Albert Bridge, Wilton Path, Princes street and Dovemount place for Mart street.
This results in Sainsbury’s not being served during this closure.

We apologise for this inconvenience which is out with our control.

For information regarding other service please visit the website bordersbuses.co.uk or download our app.

We will post regular updates on social media.

These disruptions could affect future journeys

Essential Gas Works - Burnfoot Hawick May 10th – 31st 2021

10th - 31st May

Could all customers please note due to essential gas works in the Burnfoot area from 10th May until further notice, service H1/H2 will be unable to serve the Hillend Drive loop.

Services will be required to cut through from Galalaw road, left into Hillend drive then left into Fraser avenue during this period.

We apologise for this inconvenience which is out with our control.

For information regarding other service please visit the website bordersbuses.co.uk or download our app.

Essential Gas Works - Hillend Drive, Hawick – Monday 10th May 2021

10th - 31st May

Due to this closure, the H1/H2 will be unable to serve the three bus stops in Hillend Drive as they will be temporarily closed. During this time, the alternative bus stop for passengers to use will be the existing bus stop at the top of Fraser Avenue.

Our H1/H2 service will divert left into Hillend Dr then left into Fraser Ave to pick up route

Essential roadworks South Street / Newmills Road, Dalkeith 10th May 2021

10th - 22nd May

  • Affected routes:
  • 51

Could all customers please note from 0900 on the 10th May for approx 12 days, our 51 service heading into Edinburgh will be unable to serve the South Street / Edinburgh Road bus stops due to essential roadworks.

The 51 service will follow a diversion from Newmills road via London Road to Old Edinburgh Road.

Temporary Bus stops will be placed on London road (outside the Bingo Hall) and at the foot of Old Edinburgh Road for the duration.

Southbound services are unaffected

We apologise for this inconvenience which is out with our control.

For information regarding other service please visit the website bordersbuses.co.uk or download our app.

We will post regular updates on social media

Essential roadworks South Street / Newmills Road, Dalkeith 10th May 2021

10th - 22nd May

Temporary Bus stops will be placed on London road (outside the Bingo Hall) and at the foot of Old Edinburgh Road for the duration.

Southbound services are unaffected

We apologise for this inconvenience which is out with our control.

Essential roadworks A7 May 2021 Selkirk – Kingsknowe Roundabout

10th - 28th May

Could all customers please note there will be essential roadworks on the A7 resulting in road closures during the dates and times below. Our X95 Service will be authorised to pass through these closures, albeit delays are expected:

Monday 10 – Friday 14 May

A7 closure between 1930-0600 each evening at Selkirk.

Monday 24 – Friday 28 May

A7 closure between 1930 – 0600 each evening between Selkirk and Kingsknowe roundabout.

We apologise for this inconvenience which is out with our control.

For information regarding other service please visit the website bordersbuses.co.uk or download our app.

We will post regular updates on social media.