Hawick is on the A7 some 50 miles south of Edinburgh and 40 miles north of Carlisle

It is readily accessible from the North East of England via the A68 to the Carter Bar and then by the A6088 via Bonchester Bridge.

The nearest Train station is at Galashiels with a regular half hourly bus service to and from Hawick. The X95 bus service stopping point is about 150 metres from the Walk Regisration centre for south bound buses and almost opposite for north bound buses.

For anyone travelling by train to Carlisle there is a 6 day, hourly service to and from  Hawick but more limited on a Sunday.

Once in Hawick parking is generally quite easy and in most cases free. The main car park is at the Common Haugh near to the centre of town and the Walk’s Registration Centre. This is an all day FREE car park.