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There are 5 ways to get from Dolphinton to Holytown by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 101 bus, bus  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Dolphinton, Town Hall to West End, Lothian Road 101A / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park 900

£12 - £16

Cheapest option

Line 101 bus, train  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Dolphinton, Town Hall to Edinburgh, Princes Street 101A / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Holytown

£11 - £27

3 alternative options

Line 191 bus, bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the line 191 bus from Biggar, John Street to Lanark, Bus Station 191 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Motherwell, Watson Street 41 / ...

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dolphinton to Holytown 29 miles

£60 - £75

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Dolphinton to Holytown 29 miles

£4 - £7

Dolphinton to Holytown by bus

The bus journey time between Dolphinton and Holytown is around 2h 8m and covers a distance of around 56 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 42m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland and Scottish Citylink, the Dolphinton to Holytown bus service departs from Dolphinton, Town Hall and arrives in Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park. Typically 75 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h 8m
Fastest bus time:
1h 42m
Buses per week:
75
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:44
Last bus departs at:
18:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dolphinton to Holytown bus schedules

Dolphinton → Holytown
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Dolphinton to Holytown is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dolphinton to Holytown is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dolphinton to Holytown. However, there are services departing from Dolphinton, Town Hall and arriving at Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park via West End, Shandwick Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 16m.

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The distance between Dolphinton and Holytown is 23 miles. The road distance is 29 miles.

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The best way to get from Dolphinton to Holytown without a car is to line 101 bus and bus which takes 2h 16m and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Dolphinton to Holytown, including transfers.

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Dolphinton to Holytown bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Dolphinton, Town Hall station.

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Dolphinton to Holytown bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dolphinton to Holytown is 29 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Dolphinton to Holytown.

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There are 276+ hotels available in Holytown. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Dolphinton, Scotland and Holytown, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Dolphinton to Holytown via West End, Lothian Road and West End, Shandwick Place in around 2h 16m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Holytown
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £22
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £22
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dolphinton, Town Hall to West End, Lothian Road
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dolphinton, Town Hall to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Biggar, John Street to Lanark, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Motherwell, Watson Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Motherwell, Watson Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
JMB Travel
Other operators
Taxi from Dolphinton to Holytown
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Lanark Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 661 127
Clydewide Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 666 333
Website
clydewidetaxis.co.uk
West Lothian Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 444 550
Livingstone Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 415 000
Fair Deal Cabs
Phone
+44 1506 499 111
Website
fairdeal-cabs.co.uk
Freddies Private Hire
Phone
+44 1501 732 323
Fixed Rate Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 444 555

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