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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Bo'ness by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  45m

  1. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Bo'ness, Gauze Road 909 / ...

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus, bus  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Linlithgow, Station Road 38
  2. Take the bus from Linlithgow, Station Road to Bo'ness, Bus Station 45 / ...

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  55m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Linlithgow
  2. Take the bus from Linlithgow, Station Road to Bo'ness, Bus Station 45 / ...

$9 - $19

Taxi  •  28m

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Bo'ness 19.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  28m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Bo'ness 19.4 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Bo'ness is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Bo'ness is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West End, Shandwick Place and arriving at Bo'ness, Gauze Road. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Bo'ness is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Bo'ness without a car is to bus which takes 45m and costs £5 - £7.

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The bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Bo'ness, Gauze Road takes 45m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Edinburgh to Bo'ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from West End, Shandwick Place station.

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Edinburgh to Bo'ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Bo'ness, Gauze Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Bo'ness is 19 miles. It takes approximately 28m to drive from Edinburgh to Bo'ness.

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There are 349+ hotels available in Bo'ness. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Bo'ness.
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  • Distance: 16.6 miles
  • Duration: 45m

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Bo'ness every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 45m. Bo'Ness Area Community B also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Bo'Ness Area Community B
Phone
+44 737 698-0049
Website
bonesscommunitybus.scot
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Bo'ness, Gauze Road
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
bonesscommunitybus.scot
Prentice Westwood
Phone
01506 871 231
Email
sales@prenticewestwoodcoaches.co.uk
Website
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
Bus from Linlithgow, Station Road to Bo'ness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Linlithgow, Station Road to Bo'ness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Linlithgow, Station Road
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Bo'ness
Ave. Duration
28m
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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