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

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Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bathgate to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth

$27 - $35

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Line 29 bus, line 38 bus, bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 29 bus from Bathgate, Council Offices to Falkirk, Asda 29
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) to Stirling, Bus Station 38
  3. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Perth, South Street (The Tavern) M8

$15 - $21

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Bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers) to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) 25 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) X51
  3. Take the bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) X56

$23 - $24

Bus via Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (Frederick Street)  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (Frederick Street) X28 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) X56

$28

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bathgate to Perth 46.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  54 min

  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 - £11 and takes 54 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Bathgate to Perth. However, there are services departing from Bathgate, Council Offices and arriving at Perth, South Street (The Tavern) via Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) and Stirling, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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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 Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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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 2 h 11 min and costs £20 - £27.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Bathgate to Perth, including transfers.

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Bathgate to Perth bus services, operated by First, depart from Bathgate, Council Offices station.

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

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The best way to get from Bathgate to Perth is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £20 - £27. Alternatively, you can line 29 bus and line 38 bus and bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Bathgate to Perth.
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  • Distance: 35.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from Bathgate to Perth via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and Glasgow Queen Street in around 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bathgate to Perth via Falkirk, Asda, Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church), and Stirling, Bus Station in around 3 h 9 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Bathgate to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $24
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bathgate, Council Offices to Falkirk, Asda
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers) to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Scottish Citylink
SD Travel
Phone
01501 743333
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers) to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (Frederick Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bathgate to Perth
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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Bathgate to Perth bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Perth, South Street (The Tavern) 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 54 min to drive from Bathgate to Perth.

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