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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Edinburgh

Disruptions affecting this line

North Bridge, Edinburgh - Part Closure.

22nd Dec 2021 - 31st Mar 2023

Due to works being carried out on North Bridge, Edinburgh from 13 November 2021 please note that there will be a diversion in place for services 51, X62 and X95 heading into Edinburgh. We will be operating normal route out of Edinburgh. During the Part closure, which is expected to be in place for approximately 9 months these services will stop on Chambers St, The Mound george street on the diverted route. New timetables for these services are available to download on our website or you can plan your journey from the Borders Buses app. Please also note that the X95 and X62 will now depart and terminate from Edinburgh Bus Station whilst service 51 will continue to serve Waterloo Place.

Commercial road Hawick.

14th Apr 2022 - 30th Oct 2022

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 or download our app. We will post regular updates on social media.

Diversion on the 253 - Waterloo Place

2nd Jun 2022 onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 253

253 will divert via Waterloo Place travelling into and out of Edinburgh until further notice due to major delays caused by traffic on London Road and York Place.

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