There are 5 ways to get from Bathgate to Linlithgow by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bathgate, Farmfoods to Linlithgow, The Vennel (High St) 31 / ...

$5

4 alternative options

Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Bathgate to Edinburgh Park
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Linlithgow

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bathgate to Linlithgow 6.4 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Bathgate to Linlithgow 6.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Bathgate to Linlithgow 6.4 miles

$15 - $22

What companies run services between Bathgate, Scotland and Linlithgow, Scotland?

E + M Horsburgh operates a bus from Bathgate to Linlithgow hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 28 min. SD Travel also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bathgate to Linlithgow via Edinburgh Park in around 42 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Bathgate to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Train from Edinburgh Park to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
E + M Horsburgh
Phone
01506 432 251
Email
reception@emhbus.com
Website
horsburghcoaches.com
Bus from Bathgate, Farmfoods to Linlithgow, The Vennel (High St)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
horsburghcoaches.com
SD Travel
Phone
01501 743333
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Bathgate, Council Offices to Linlithgow, Highfield Avenue (Falkirk Rd)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Bathgate to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberX
$15 - $22
uberXL
$22 - $35
UberEXEC
$24 - $35
Taxi from Bathgate to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bathgate to Linlithgow?

The distance between Bathgate and Linlithgow is 9 km. The road distance is 10 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bathgate to Linlithgow?

The cheapest way to get from Bathgate to Linlithgow is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bathgate to Linlithgow?

The quickest way to get from Bathgate to Linlithgow is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs £17 - £21.

Is there a direct train between Bathgate and Linlithgow?

No, there is no direct train from Bathgate to Linlithgow. However, there are services departing from Bathgate and arriving at Linlithgow via Edinburgh Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bathgate and Linlithgow?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bathgate, Farmfoods and arriving at Linlithgow, The Vennel (High St). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Bathgate to Linlithgow?

The bus from Bathgate, Farmfoods to Linlithgow, The Vennel (High St) takes 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.