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There are 6 ways to get from Bathgate to Perth by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Perth

$14 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus Stagecoach East Scotland  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Bathgate, Room at the Top to West End, Shandwick Place X18
  2. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Perth, Bus Station X56 / ...

$10 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Bathgate, Farmfoods to Livingston, Bus Terminal 287 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Livingston, Designer Outlet to Perth, South Street 258

Bus, train  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Bathgate, St David's House to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place 25 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Perth

$20 - $29

Taxi  •  54m

  1. Take a taxi from Bathgate to Perth 46.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  54m

  1. Drive from Bathgate to Perth 46.7 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Bathgate to Perth is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Bathgate to Perth is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bathgate to Perth. However, there are services departing from Bathgate, Farmfoods and arriving at Perth, South Street via Livingston, Designer Outlet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bathgate to Perth. However, there are services departing from Bathgate and arriving at Perth via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Bathgate and Perth is 35 miles. The road distance is 46.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bathgate to Perth without a car is to train which takes 2h 15m and costs £10 - £21.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Bathgate to Perth, including transfers.

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Bathgate to Perth bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, depart from Bathgate, Farmfoods station.

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Bathgate to Perth train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Haymarket station.

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The best way to get from Bathgate to Perth is to train which takes 2h 15m and costs £10 - £21. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Bathgate to Perth.
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  • Distance: 35.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 15m

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

ScotRail operates a train from Bathgate to Perth hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 1h 13m. LNER also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bathgate to Perth via Livingston, Bus Terminal and Livingston, Designer Outlet in around 3h 9m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Edinburgh to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$13 - $20
Train from Edinburgh to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Bathgate, Farmfoods to Livingston, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Bathgate, Room at the Top to West End, Shandwick Place
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Bathgate, St David's House to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bathgate, Council Offices to Livingston, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bathgate, St David's House to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
E + M Horsburgh
Phone
01506 432 251
Email
reception@emhbus.com
Website
horsburghcoaches.com
Bus from Bathgate, Royal Bar to Livingston, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
horsburghcoaches.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Livingston, Designer Outlet to Perth, South Street
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Perth, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Perth, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Other operators
Taxi from Bathgate to Perth
Ave. Duration
54m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Bathgate to Perth bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Perth, South Street station.

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Bathgate to Perth train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Perth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bathgate to Perth is 47 miles. It takes approximately 54m to drive from Bathgate to Perth.

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