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There are 5 ways to get from Ratagan to Armadale by bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Buchanan Bus Station

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Bus via Inverness

  1. Take the bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2
  2. Take the bus from Inverness to Edinburgh Bus Station

Bus, train via Inverness

  1. Take the bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Haymarket

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent
  2. Take the train from Spean Bridge to Dalmuir
  3. Take the train from Dalmuir to Armadale (W Lothian)

Drive

  1. Drive from Ratagan to Armadale
Ratagan → Armadale
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The cost-effective way to get from Ratagan to Armadale is to drive, which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Ratagan to Armadale is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ratagan to Armadale. However, there are services departing from Shiel Bridge, Junction and arriving at Armadale, Hunting Lodge via Inverness and Edinburgh, Princes Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 32m.

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The distance between Ratagan and Armadale is 114 miles. The road distance is 179 miles.

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The best way to get from Ratagan to Armadale without a car is to bus which takes 6h 40m and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 6h 40m to get from Ratagan to Armadale, including transfers.

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Ratagan to Armadale bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Shiel Bridge, Junction station.

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Ratagan to Armadale bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Edinburgh Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ratagan to Armadale is 179 miles. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Ratagan to Armadale.

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There are 109+ hotels available in Armadale. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 113.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 40m

What companies run services between Ratagan, Scotland and Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Buchanan Bus Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost £30 - £45 and the journey takes 5h 27m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £110
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £110
Train from Spean Bridge to Dalmuir
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
Train from Dalmuir to Armadale (W Lothian)
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£22 - £190
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£85 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£130 - £190
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£13 - £18
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3 to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Shiel Bridge, Junction to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 1
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Stagecoach Highlands

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