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There are 5 ways to get from Newington Station to West Lothian by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Mayfield, East Savile Road to Old Town, North Bridge 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Uphall

£4 - £14

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Line 3 bus, train  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Mayfield, East Savile Road to Haymarket Station 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Uphall

£5 - £12

Line 3 bus, bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Mayfield, East Savile Road to Haymarket Station 3 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Uphall Station, station X24

£8 - £10

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newington Station to West Lothian 20.8 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Newington Station to West Lothian 20.8 miles

£3 - £5

Newington Station to West Lothian by buses

The bus journey time between Newington Station and West Lothian is around 1h 15m and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 4m. Operated by Lothian Buses and First Scotland East, the Newington Station to West Lothian bus service departs from Mayfield, East Savile Road and arrives in Uphall Station, station. Typically 165 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 15m
Fastest bus time:
1h 4m
Buses per week:
165
Cheapest price:
£8
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:17
Last bus departs at:
21:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newington Station to West Lothian bus schedules

Buses departing Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Newington Station → West Lothian
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The cheapest way to get from Newington Station to West Lothian is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newington Station to West Lothian is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newington Station to West Lothian station. However, there are services departing from Mayfield, East Savile Road and arriving at Uphall Station, station via Haymarket Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 40m.

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The distance between Newington Station and West Lothian is 13 miles. The road distance is 20.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Newington Station to West Lothian without a car is to bus and train which takes 44 min and costs £4 - £14.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Newington Station to West Lothian, including transfers.

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Newington Station to West Lothian bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Mayfield, East Savile Road station.

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Newington Station to West Lothian bus services, operated by First Scotland East, arrive at Uphall Station, station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newington Station to West Lothian is 21 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Newington Station to West Lothian.

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There are 822+ hotels available in West Lothian. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Newington Station to West Lothian.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Newington Station, Scotland and West Lothian, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Newington Station to West Lothian via Haymarket Station in around 1h 40m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Uphall
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £9
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£6 - £9
Train from Haymarket to Uphall
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £8
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £8
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Mayfield, East Savile Road to Old Town, North Bridge
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Mayfield, East Savile Road to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Borders Buses
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Station to Uphall Station, station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Other operators
Taxi from Newington Station to West Lothian
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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