There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Whitburn by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Armadale (W Lothian)

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) X51
  2. Take the bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross) 275 / ...

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Whitburn 25.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Whitburn 25.1 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Whitburn is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Whitburn is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Whitburn. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross) via Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Whitburn is 22 miles. The road distance is 25.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Whitburn without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £7 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Glasgow to Whitburn, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Whitburn bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Whitburn is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £7 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £13 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Whitburn.
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  • Distance: 22.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Whitburn, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Whitburn hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Whitburn via Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Armadale (W Lothian)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $10
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) to Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Whitburn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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