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A small town on the East Coast Main Line, almost midway between Edinburgh and Newcastle.
The Royal Border Bridge is immediately to the south of the station.
Railway type and traffic
Standard northern ECML passenger traffic: East Coast 91s and HSTs, Virgin Voyagers.
Freight consists of DB Schenker operated services from Scotland to Tyne yard and beyond ( Enterprise / Intermodal, Alcans, Steel, also sometimes Cartics and Pipes. Freightliner operates a weekly cement service from Oxwellmains to Seaham.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Berwick-upon-Tweed, Station
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A small town location, relatively quiet.
From the A1 from Newcastle or Edinburgh, the station is in the centre of Berwick upon Tweed and is well sign posted. Berwick-upon-Tweed, Station map co-ordinates
There is a large station car park (long and short term), plus plenty of parking in the town.
Either Virgin or GNER services to the station.
The atation has toilets and small shop. There are restaurants, pubs, chip shops etc 5 mins walk away in the town.
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin
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Berwick-upon-Tweed, Station general view map
Berwick-upon-Tweed, Station close up map
Windows Local Live Link
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Lighting is best for services from Newcastle in the morning and in the afternoon for those from Edinburgh. Although decent results can be obtained in both directions for most of the day.
Links to photographs at this location
Rail-net - Deltic Deliverance
Rail-net - UK Tour 2003 Borders Bridge
A trip from Edinburgh Waverley to Berwick-Upon-Twe
General views - All photographs © Steven Wakefield unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking north
Fig 2- Looking south
Looking along the Royal Boarders bridge and towards Newcastle.
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