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There are 5 ways to get from Falkirk to Livingston by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Livingston North

$9 - $13

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Line 29 bus, bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 29 bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Bathgate, St David's House 29
  2. Take the bus from Bathgate, St David's House to Knightsridge, Barclay Way X27 / ...

Line 38 bus, line 31 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Linlithgow, Cross 38 / ...
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Linlithgow, Cross to Ladywell, Tern Brae 31

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falkirk to Livingston 15.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Livingston 15.8 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to Livingston is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Livingston is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, Weir Street and arriving at Knightsridge, Barclay Way via Bathgate, St David's House. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Falkirk to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Livingston North via Edinburgh Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Falkirk and Livingston is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Livingston without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Falkirk to Livingston, including transfers.

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Falkirk to Livingston bus services, operated by First, depart from Falkirk, Weir Street station.

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Falkirk to Livingston train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Falkirk Grahamston station.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Livingston is to train which takes 42 min and costs £7 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 29 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Falkirk to Livingston.
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  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Falkirk, Scotland and Livingston, Scotland?

You can take a train from Falkirk to Livingston via Edinburgh Park in around 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Falkirk to Livingston via Bathgate, St David's House in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
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
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Bathgate, St David's House
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Linlithgow, Cross
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Bathgate, St David's House to Knightsridge, Barclay Way
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
E + M Horsburgh
Phone
01506 432 251
Email
reception@emhbus.com
Website
horsburghcoaches.com
Bus from Linlithgow, Cross to Ladywell, Tern Brae
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
horsburghcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Falkirk to Livingston
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Falkirk to Livingston bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, arrive at Knightsridge, Barclay Way station.

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Falkirk to Livingston train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Livingston North station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkirk to Livingston is 16 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Falkirk to Livingston.

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