Route Information

The Border500 road trip plots a route amongst the English & Scottish borders, stretching from Northumberland in the east, taking in the Scottish Lowlands and north Pennines, finally skirting west along the Solway coastline into Dumfries and Galloway to the tip of the Irish Sea.


Hidden Gems

From quaint fishing villages, and sandy beaches, through historic market towns, over vast moorland and through enchanting forests. 

Whether you tackle the whole circular route or just a section, your journey will be full of interesting things to see & do with stunning scenery and roads an absolute pleasure to navigate on.


The 500 mile route is split into four sections, comprising: SOLWAY  -  GALLOWAY  -  BORDER LOWLANDS  -   KIELDER & PENNINES