Travel

Getting here

The course is one mile north of Kelso on the B6461 Ednam Road. Kelso is off the A698 by the A68 & A7 from Edinburgh and the A699 from the West.

Racecourse postcode for Sat Nav: TD5 7SX

Plenty of parking is available at the racecourse.

Travelling by car

Directions from Galashiels (Approx. 18 miles)

Exit Galashiels heading south on the A7. After 1 mile take the first exit on the roundabout, onto the A6091. After 4.8 miles take the second exit on the roundabout, onto the A68. After 2.3 miles, turn left onto Main Street. Continue onto B6404. After 5.8, turn right onto B6397. After 2.5 miles, turn right onto A6089. At the next roundabout, take the first exit. After 0.4 miles turn left.

Directions from Edinburgh (Approx. 45 miles)

From the Sherriffhall roundabout on the city bypass, take the A68. After 12.6 miles, take the first exit off the roundabout onto the A697. After 7.7 miles turn right onto the A6089. After 12 miles take the first exit from the roundabout. After 0.4 miles turn left.

Directions from Berwick Upon Tweed (Approx. 24 miles)

From the A1, take the A698. After 12.4 miles take the second exit on the roundabout onto the A697. After 3 miles, branch left back onto the A698. After 7 miles take the third exit off the roundabout, onto the A6089. After 1 mile, turn right.

Directions from Newcastle (Approx. 69 miles)

From the A1, take the A696. After 29.8 miles, turn right onto the A68. After 25.4 miles, turn right onto the A698. After 9.5 miles, take the second exit off the roundabout onto the A6089. After 1 mile, turn right.

By train

The Borders Railway runs directly from Edinburgh to Tweedbank via six Border towns in 55 minutes. Click here for tickets and timetable.

If you are coming from the South the nearest station is Berwick-on-Tweed and is 22 miles from the course.

By bus

There is a limited bus service to the course.

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For more information on train and bus services, please call 0871 200 2233.

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