There are 4 ways to get from Bo'ness to Livingston by bus, train, taxi or car

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, line 31 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) 45 / ...
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Linlithgow, Cross to Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge) 31

$9 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bo'ness, Fire Station (At Fire Station) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) 45 / ...
  2. Take the train from Linlithgow to Edinburgh Park
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Livingston North

$10 - $16

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bo'ness to Livingston 11.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Bo'ness to Livingston 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Bo'ness, Scotland and Livingston, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Bo'ness to Livingston via Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) and Linlithgow, Cross in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Linlithgow to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Train from Edinburgh Park to Livingston North
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Prentice Westwood
Phone
01506 871 231
Email
sales@prenticewestwoodcoaches.co.uk
Website
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
Bus from Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
Bus from Bo'ness, Fire Station (At Fire Station) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bo'ness, Fire Station (At Fire Station) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
SD Travel
Phone
01501 743333
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
E + M Horsburgh
Phone
01506 432 251
Email
reception@emhbus.com
Website
horsburghcoaches.com
Bus from Linlithgow, Cross to Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
horsburghcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bo'ness to Livingston
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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

The distance between Bo'ness and Livingston is 14 km. The road distance is 18 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bo'ness to Livingston is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Bo'ness to Livingston is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £28 - £35.

No, there is no direct bus from Bo'ness to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) and arriving at Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge) via Linlithgow, Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Bo'ness to Livingston, including transfers.