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

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Line 77 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 77 bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) 77

$8

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 29 min

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

$13 - $17

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Lanark to Livingston 25 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from New Lanark to Livingston 25 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from New Lanark to Livingston is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Lanark to Livingston is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lanark, Wellgate and arriving at Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet). Services depart every four hours, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Lanark to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Lanark and arriving at Livingston South via Bellshill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between New Lanark and Livingston is 19 miles. The road distance is 25 miles.

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The best way to get from New Lanark to Livingston without a car is to line 77 bus which takes 42 min and costs £6.

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The line 77 bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) takes 42 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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New Lanark to Livingston bus services, operated by Blue Bus, depart from Lanark, Wellgate station.

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

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The best way to get from New Lanark to Livingston is to line 77 bus which takes 42 min and costs £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from New Lanark to Livingston.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

Blue Bus operates a bus from New Lanark to Livingston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New Lanark to Livingston via Bellshill in around 1 h 29 min.

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
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Bellshill to Livingston South
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from New Lanark to Livingston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95

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New Lanark to Livingston bus services, operated by Blue Bus, arrive at Livingston, Bus Terminal (Livingston Designer Outlet) station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New Lanark to Livingston is 25 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from New Lanark to Livingston.

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