There are 5 ways to get from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Inverkeithing to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Linlithgow
  3. Take the bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) 45 / ...

$11 - $51

4 alternative options

Line 747 bus, line 909 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Inverkeithing, Back O' Yards (Volunteer Arms) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport 747
  2. Take the line 909 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Bo'ness, Gauze Road (East of Gauze Road) 909

$12 - $15

Bus, line 38 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverkeithing, Civic Centre (Police Station) to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) X58 / ...
  2. Take the line 38 bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) 38
  3. Take the bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) 45 / ...

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness 12.1 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness 12.1 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness. However, there are services departing from Inverkeithing, Back O' Yards (Volunteer Arms) and arriving at Bo'ness, Gauze Road (East of Gauze Road) via Edinburgh Airport, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Inverkeithing and Bo'ness is 8 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness, including transfers.

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Inverkeithing to Bo'ness bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Inverkeithing, Back O' Yards (Volunteer Arms) station.

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Inverkeithing to Bo'ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Bo'ness, Gauze Road (East of Gauze Road) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverkeithing to Bo'ness is 12 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness.

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There are 326+ hotels available in Bo'ness. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Inverkeithing, Scotland and Bo'ness, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness via Edinburgh Airport, Airport in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverkeithing to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Train from Haymarket to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
LNER
Bus operators
Prentice Westwood
Phone
01506 871 231
Email
sales@prenticewestwoodcoaches.co.uk
Website
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
Bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverkeithing, Back O' Yards (Volunteer Arms) to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverkeithing, Civic Centre (Police Station) to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Bo'ness, Gauze Road (East of Gauze Road)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Inverkeithing to Bo'ness
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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