There are 8 ways to get from Edinburgh to Livingston Designer Outlet by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train  •  45 min

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus via Dedridge, Peveril Rise (Dedridge West)  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 27 / ...

$3 - $7

6 alternative options

Line 27 bus  •  52 min

  1. 27

$7

Bus  •  59 min

  1. 28 / ...

$3 - $7

Line 16 bus  •  59 min

  1. 16

$9

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. 18 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  25 min

  1. 18 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  25 min

  1. 18 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Livingston Designer Outlet, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Livingston Designer Outlet hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, Blue Bus operates a bus from Edinburgh to Livingston Designer Outlet once daily. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Livingston South
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp 123 Virgin Retail) to Livingston, Lime Kiln (at Lime Kiln)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp 123 Virgin Retail) to Dedridge, Peveril Rise (Dedridge West)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp 123 Virgin Retail) to Dedridge, Peveril Rise (Dedridge West)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
SD Travel
Phone
01501 743333
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Craigleith, Western General Hospital to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Livingston Designer Outlet
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $50
uberX
$30 - $50
uberXL
$50 - $70
UberEXEC
$50 - $75
Taxi from Edinburgh to Livingston Designer Outlet
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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 Edinburgh and Livingston Designer Outlet is 22 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Livingston Designer Outlet is to bus which costs £2 - £5 and takes 1 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Livingston Designer Outlet is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £40 - £55.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Livingston South. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp 123 Virgin Retail) and arriving at Livingston, Lime Kiln (at Lime Kiln). Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

The train from Edinburgh to Livingston South takes 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.