There are 7 ways to get from Livingston to Western General Hospital by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Livingston North to Haymarket
  2. Take the bus from West End, Drumsheugh Place (Randolph Crescent) to Craigleith, West Woods (Prior to exit of Porterfield Road) 47 / ...

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 22 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from Pumpherston, Firth Road (Grange Rd) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl) 21C / ...

$5 - $7

5 alternative options

Line 16 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 16 bus from Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge) to Craigleith, West Woods (opp Porterfield Road) 16

$8

Line 28 bus, line 38 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 28 bus from Knightsridge, Barclay Way to Gorgie, Salvation Army Hall (Saughton Avenue) 27 / ...
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Gorgie, Salvation Army Hall to Craigleith, Western General Hospital 38

$6

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Livingston to Western General Hospital 16.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Livingston to Western General Hospital 16.4 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Livingston to Western General Hospital 16.4 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Livingston to Western General Hospital is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Livingston to Western General Hospital is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Livingston and Western General Hospital is 12 miles. The road distance is 16.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Livingston to Western General Hospital, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge) and arriving at Craigleith, West Woods (opp Porterfield Road). Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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What companies run services between Livingston, Scotland and Western General Hospital, Scotland?

SD Travel operates a bus from Livingston to Western General Hospital 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Livingston North to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from West End, Drumsheugh Place (Randolph Crescent) to Craigleith, West Woods (Prior to exit of Porterfield Road)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Gorgie, Salvation Army Hall to Craigleith, Western General Hospital
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from West End, Drumsheugh Place (Randolph Crescent) to Craigleith, West Woods (Prior to exit of Porterfield Road)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
SD Travel
Phone
01501 743333
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge) to Craigleith, West Woods (opp Porterfield Road)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Pumpherston, Firth Road (Grange Rd) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Knightsridge, Barclay Way to Gorgie, Salvation Army Hall (Saughton Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Livingston to Western General Hospital
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $65
UberEXEC
$45 - $65
Taxi from Livingston to Western General Hospital
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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