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There are 5 ways to get from Armadale to Shotts by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 150 bus, bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the line 150 bus from Armadale, Barbauchlaw Avenue to Harthill, Breslin Terrace 150
  2. Take the bus from Harthill, Orr Terrace to Shotts, School Street 701 / ...

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Train  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the train from Armadale (W Lothian) to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Shotts

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus, line 701 bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Armadale, Hunting Lodge to Whitburn, Cross 21 / ...
  2. Take the line 701 bus from Whitburn, Cross to Shotts, School Street 701

Taxi  •  12m

  1. Take a taxi from Armadale to Shotts 8.7 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  12m

  1. Drive from Armadale to Shotts 8.7 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Armadale to Shotts is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Armadale to Shotts is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Armadale to Shotts. However, there are services departing from Armadale, Barbauchlaw Avenue and arriving at Shotts, School Street via Harthill, Orr Terrace. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Armadale to Shotts. However, there are services departing from Armadale (W Lothian) and arriving at Shotts via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 36m.

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The distance between Armadale and Shotts is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Armadale to Shotts without a car is to line 150 bus and bus which takes 1h 11m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from Armadale to Shotts, including transfers.

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Armadale to Shotts bus services, operated by SD Travel, depart from Armadale, Barbauchlaw Avenue station.

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Armadale to Shotts train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Armadale (W Lothian) station.

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The best way to get from Armadale to Shotts is to line 150 bus and bus which takes 1h 11m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 1h 36m.

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Map of how to get from Armadale to Shotts.
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  • Distance: 6.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

What companies run services between Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland and Shotts, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Armadale to Shotts via Harthill, Breslin Terrace and Harthill, Orr Terrace in around 1h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Armadale to Shotts via Haymarket in around 1h 36m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Armadale (W Lothian) to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
Train from Haymarket to Shotts
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
SD Travel
Phone
0114 22 11 282
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Armadale, Barbauchlaw Avenue to Harthill, Breslin Terrace
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
traveline.info
Blue Bus
Phone
01501 820598
Email
info@bluebusscotland.co.uk
Website
bluebusscotland.co.uk
Bus from Harthill, Orr Terrace to Shotts, School Street
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
bluebusscotland.co.uk
Bus from Whitburn, Cross to Shotts, School Street
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
bluebusscotland.co.uk
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Harthill, Orr Terrace to Shotts, School Street
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
E + M Horsburgh
Phone
01506 432 251
Email
reception@emhbus.com
Website
horsburghcoaches.com
Bus from Armadale, Hunting Lodge to Whitburn, Cross
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
horsburghcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Armadale to Shotts
Ave. Duration
12m
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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Armadale to Shotts bus services, operated by Blue Bus, arrive at Shotts, School Street station.

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Armadale to Shotts train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Shotts station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Armadale to Shotts is 9 miles. It takes approximately 12m to drive from Armadale to Shotts.

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