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

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Line 77 bus  •  40m

  1. Take the line 77 bus from Lanark, Waterloo Road to Livingston, Bus Terminal 77

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Train  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Bellshill
  2. Take the train from Bellshill to Livingston South

£9 - £12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29m

  1. Take a taxi from Lanark to Livingston 23.5 miles

£50 - £60

Drive  •  29m

  1. Drive from Lanark to Livingston 23.5 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Lanark to Livingston is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Lanark to Livingston is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lanark, Waterloo Road and arriving at Livingston, Bus Terminal. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lanark to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Lanark and arriving at Livingston South via Bellshill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 39m.

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The distance between Lanark and Livingston is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Lanark to Livingston without a car is to line 77 bus which takes 40m and costs .

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The line 77 bus from Lanark, Waterloo Road to Livingston, Bus Terminal takes 40m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Lanark to Livingston bus services, operated by Blue Bus, depart from Lanark, Waterloo Road station.

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Lanark to Livingston train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Lanark station.

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The best way to get from Lanark to Livingston is to line 77 bus which takes 40m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1h 39m.

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Map of how to get from Lanark to Livingston.
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  • Distance: 18.7 miles
  • Duration: 40m

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

Blue Bus operates a bus from Lanark to Livingston 4 times a day, and the journey takes 40m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lanark to Livingston via Bellshill in around 1h 39m.

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
£5 - £7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £7
Train from Bellshill to Livingston South
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £6
Bus operators
Blue Bus
Phone
01501 820598
Email
info@bluebusscotland.co.uk
Website
bluebusscotland.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Waterloo Road to Livingston, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Blue Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Lanark to Livingston
Ave. Duration
29m
Estimated price
£50 - £60
Lanark Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 661 127
Clydewide Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 666 333
Website
clydewidetaxis.co.uk

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Lanark to Livingston bus services, operated by Blue Bus, arrive at Livingston, Bus Terminal station.

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Lanark to Livingston train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Livingston South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lanark to Livingston is 23 miles. It takes approximately 29m to drive from Lanark to Livingston.

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