Distances to Traquair:

Innerleithen 1.5; Peebles 6; Galashiels 12

St Mary's Loch 12; Moffat 32; Selkirk 10; Dumfries 48; Newcastle 96; Carlisle 75

Edinburgh 29 (60 minutes); (Edinburgh Airport 40 minutes); Glasgow 60

There is a foot path between Peebles and Innerleithen for details take a look here: http://my.viewranger.com/route/details/MTkzMjg

Using Public Transport to get to Traquair:

By rail: disembark at the Galashiels transport Interchange and take a 62 bus to Innerleithen that depart every 20 minutes. It is then a short 15 minute walk to the house or take a local taxi. 

By Bus: From Waterloo Place in Edinburgh take the No X62 or 62a (departing every 20/30 minutes) to Innerleithen and disembark at the Post Office on High Street. (journey time approx 1hr 20mins).  For Bus timetables please take a look: http://www.travelinescotland.com//pdfs/timetables/BOAX062.pdf

From Innerleithen: By foot it is 1.5 miles and takes about 20mins or by taxi Tel; 01896 833003.

If you are staying in the area why not hire a bike from Alpine Bikes, Innerleithen Tel; 01896 830880 or The Hub at Glentress 01721 721736.

Local Taxis:



Yellow Cab Co 01896 833003

911 Taxis 01896 833911

A2B 07724 779893


BARC Taxis 01721 721212

Campbells Private Hire 01721 720664

Standard Taxis 01721 721098

Peeblesshire Taxis 0781 703 8239

Accommodation and the local area:

Traquair House provides bed and breakfast - and is an ideal place for that special occassion.  However for details of other local accommodation as well as attractions in the area please look at our local area website: www.visittweedvalley.co.uk