There are 5 ways to get from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47 min

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

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus, line 29 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station) X37
  2. Take the line 29 bus from Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) to Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers) 29

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) X51
  2. Take the bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Bathgate, Council Offices 25 / ...

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate 27.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate 27.7 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Buchanan bus Station station to Bathgate. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Bathgate, Council Offices via Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arriving at Bathgate. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Bathgate is 24 miles. The road distance is 27.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs .

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Bathgate takes 39 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate is to train which takes 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bathgate, Council Offices station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Bathgate station.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate.
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  • Distance: 23.8 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Buchanan bus Station, Scotland and Bathgate, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate via Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Bathgate
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Bathgate, Council Offices
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) to Bathgate, St David's House (Mathieson's the Bakers)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Bathgate, Council Offices
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
E + M Horsburgh
Phone
01506 432 251
Email
reception@emhbus.com
Website
horsburghcoaches.com
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Bathgate, Royal Bar
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
horsburghcoaches.com
SD Travel
Phone
01501 743333
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Bathgate, Council Offices
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate is 28 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Buchanan bus Station to Bathgate.

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