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There are 4 ways to get from Lanark to Blackridge by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Livingston, Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal to Blackridge, Parish Church

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Train

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Blackridge

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Lanark to Blackridge

Drive

  1. Drive from Lanark to Blackridge

Lanark to Blackridge by bus

The bus journey time between Lanark and Blackridge is around 2h and covers a distance of around 42 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 10 min. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 55m. Operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, First and Lothian Country Buses, the Lanark to Blackridge bus service departs from Lanark, Wellgate and arrives in Blackridge, Parish Church. Typically 46 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
1h 49m
Layover time:
10 min
Total time:
2h

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
1h 55m
Bus distance:
42 miles
Buses per week:
46
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:00
Last bus departs at:
17:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lanark to Blackridge bus schedules

Lanark → Blackridge
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The most affordable way to get from Lanark to Blackridge is to drive, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lanark to Blackridge is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lanark to Blackridge. However, there are services departing from Lanark, Wellgate and arriving at Blackridge, Parish Church via Livingston, Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lanark to Blackridge. However, there are services departing from Lanark and arriving at Blackridge via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Lanark and Blackridge is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Lanark to Blackridge without a car is to bus which takes 1h 58m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Lanark to Blackridge, including transfers.

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Lanark to Blackridge bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Lanark, Wellgate station.

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Lanark to Blackridge train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Lanark station.

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The best way to get from Lanark to Blackridge is to bus which takes 1h 58m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £11 - £35 and takes 2h.

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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

What companies run services between Lanark, Scotland and Blackridge, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Lanark to Blackridge via Livingston, Bus Terminal in around 1h 58m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lanark to Blackridge via Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street Low Level in around 2h.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Blackridge
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £13
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£10 - £13
Bus operators
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Livingston, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Livingston, Bus Terminal to Blackridge, Parish Church
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Lanark to Blackridge
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Lanark Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 661 127
Clydewide Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 666 333
Website
clydewidetaxis.co.uk

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Lanark to Blackridge bus services, operated by First, arrive at Blackridge, Parish Church station.

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Lanark to Blackridge train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Blackridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lanark to Blackridge is 19 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Lanark to Blackridge.

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