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

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

Line 77 bus  •  42 min

  1. 77

$8

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 39 min

$13 - $17

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. 25 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  33 min

  1. 25 miles

$5 - $8

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 39 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
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
Train from Bellshill to Livingston South
Ave. Duration
40 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 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Lanark and Livingston is 31 km. The road distance is 40 km.

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

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

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 39 min.

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.

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