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There are 6 ways to get from Forth to Shotts by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, line 56 bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Lanark, High Street to Motherwell, Oakfield Drive 41 / ...
  2. Take the line 56 bus from Motherwell, Oakfield Drive to Shotts, School Street 56

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Train  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Bellshill
  2. Take the train from Bellshill to Shotts

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 77 bus, line 701 bus  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the line 77 bus from Forth, Hawkwood Terrace to Livingston, Bus Terminal 77
  2. Take the line 701 bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal to Shotts, School Street 71 / ...

Taxi  •  9m

  1. Take a taxi from Forth to Shotts 6.7 miles

$23 - $28

Drive  •  9m

  1. Drive from Forth to Shotts 6.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  9m

  1. Take an Uber from Forth to Shotts 6.7 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Forth to Shotts is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Forth to Shotts is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forth to Shotts. However, there are services departing from Forth, Kirk Green and arriving at Shotts, School Street via Lanark, High Street and Motherwell, Oakfield Drive. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 55m.

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The distance between Forth and Shotts is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Forth to Shotts without a car is to bus and line 56 bus which takes 1h 55m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 55m to get from Forth to Shotts, including transfers.

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Forth to Shotts bus services, operated by JMB Travel, depart from Lanark, High Street station.

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The best way to get from Forth to Shotts is to bus and line 56 bus which takes 1h 55m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 1h 59m.

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Forth to Shotts bus services, operated by JMB Travel, arrive at Shotts, School Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forth to Shotts is 7 miles. It takes approximately 9m to drive from Forth to Shotts.

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Map of how to get from Forth to Shotts.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 55m

What companies run services between Forth, Scotland and Shotts, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Forth to Shotts via Lanark, High Street and Motherwell, Oakfield Drive in around 1h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Forth to Shotts via Lanark, Woodstock Street, Lanark, and Bellshill in around 1h 59m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lanark to Bellshill
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Bellshill to Shotts
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, High Street to Motherwell, Oakfield Drive
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Oakfield Drive to Shotts, School Street
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, High Street to Motherwell, Oakfield Drive
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Blue Bus
Phone
01501 820598
Email
info@bluebusscotland.co.uk
Website
bluebusscotland.co.uk
Bus from Forth, Hawkwood Terrace to Livingston, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
bluebusscotland.co.uk
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal to Shotts, School Street
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
bluebusscotland.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Forth to Shotts
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
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uber.com
Assist
$11 - $17
UberX
$11 - $17
UberXL
$17 - $24
Exec
$21 - $30
Taxi from Forth to Shotts
Ave. Duration
9m
Estimated price
$23 - $28

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