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There are 6 ways to get from Falkirk to Polbeth by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to West Calder

£6 - £68

5 alternative options

Train, line 26 bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Deans, Railway Station to Polbeth Harwood Church 26

£13 - £26

Bus  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Haymarket Station X38
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Livingston, Bus Terminal X24 / ...

£12 - £18

Bus, line 31 bus  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Linlithgow, Cross X38 / ...
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Linlithgow, Cross to Bathgate, Rail Station 31
  3. Take the bus from Bathgate, Gordon Avenue to Polbeth Harwood Church 26A

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falkirk to Polbeth 19.4 miles

£40 - £55

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Polbeth 19.4 miles

£3 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to Polbeth is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Polbeth is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Polbeth. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, Weir Street and arriving at Polbeth Harwood Church via Haymarket Station and Livingston, Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Falkirk to Polbeth. However, there are services departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at West Calder via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Polbeth is 13 miles. The road distance is 19.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Polbeth without a car is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs £6 - £70.

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It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from Falkirk to Polbeth, including transfers.

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Falkirk to Polbeth bus services, operated by First Scotland East, depart from Falkirk, Weir Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Polbeth is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs £6 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 2h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Falkirk to Polbeth.
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  • Distance: 13.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

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

You can take a train from Falkirk to Polbeth via Haymarket in around 1h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Falkirk to Polbeth via Haymarket Station and Livingston, Bus Terminal in around 2h 45m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £9
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £16
Train from Haymarket to West Calder
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£7 - £10
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£10 - £13
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£3 - £60
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £60
Bus operators
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Deans, Railway Station to Polbeth Harwood Church
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Bus from Haymarket Station to Livingston, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Linlithgow, Cross
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Bus from Bathgate, Gordon Avenue to Polbeth Harwood Church
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
SD Travel
Phone
0114 22 11 282
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Linlithgow, Cross to Bathgate, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
traveline.info
Other operators
Taxi from Falkirk to Polbeth
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Express Taxis
Phone
+44 500 638 000
Website
expresstaxis.co.uk
Bruce Taxis
Phone
+44 1324 636 000
Website
brucetaxis.co.uk
Baird Taxis
Phone
+44 1324 612 012

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Falkirk to Polbeth bus services, operated by First Scotland East, arrive at Livingston, Bus Terminal station.

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Falkirk to Polbeth train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at West Calder station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkirk to Polbeth is 19 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Falkirk to Polbeth.

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