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

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Livingston South to Holytown

£4 - £13

3 alternative options

Night bus, line 236 bus  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the night bus from Knightsridge, Deer Park to Harthill Services N900 / ...
  2. Take the line 236 bus from Harthill Services to Holytown, Stevenston Street 235 / ...

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Livingston to Holytown 19.8 miles

£40 - £55

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Livingston to Holytown 19.8 miles

£3 - £5

Livingston to Holytown by train

The train journey time between Livingston and Holytown is around 35 min and covers a distance of around 20 miles. The fastest train normally takes 30 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Livingston to Holytown train service departs from Livingston South and arrives in Holytown. Typically 125 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
35 min
Fastest train time:
30 min
Train distance:
20 miles
Trains per week:
125
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:22
Last train departs at:
23:27

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Livingston to Holytown train schedules

Livingston → Holytown
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Livingston to Holytown is to drive, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Livingston to Holytown is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Livingston to Holytown. However, there are services departing from Knightsridge, Deer Park and arriving at Holytown, Stevenston Street via Harthill Services. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Livingston South and arriving at Holytown. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Livingston and Holytown is 19 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Livingston to Holytown without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £4 - £13.

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The train from Livingston South to Holytown takes 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Livingston to Holytown bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Knightsridge, Deer Park station.

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Livingston to Holytown train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Livingston South station.

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Livingston to Holytown bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Holytown, Stevenston Street station.

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Map of how to get from Livingston to Holytown.
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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Livingston South to Holytown hourly. Tickets cost £4 - £13 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Livingston South to Holytown
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £13
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£10 - £13
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Night bus from Knightsridge, Deer Park to Harthill Services
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Harthill Services to Holytown, Stevenston Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Other operators
Taxi from Livingston to Holytown
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£40 - £55
West Lothian Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 444 550
Livingstone Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 415 000
Fair Deal Cabs
Phone
+44 1506 499 111
Website
fairdeal-cabs.co.uk

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Livingston to Holytown train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Holytown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Livingston to Holytown is 20 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Livingston to Holytown.

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