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There are 4 ways to get from Sconser to Armadale by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Sconser, Ferry Road End to Buchanan Bus Station 915 / ...

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Bus, train via Inverness  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Sconser, Ferry Road End to Inverness, Bus Station 917
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Haymarket

Bus, train  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Sconser, Ferry Road End to Anniesland Cross 916
  2. Take the train from Anniesland to Bathgate

Drive  •  4h 18m

  1. Drive from Sconser to Armadale 215.3 miles

Sconser to Armadale by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Sconser and Armadale is around 7h 36m and covers a distance of around 231 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 18 min. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 20m. Operated by Scottish Citylink and First ScotRail Service, the Sconser to Armadale service departs from Sconser, Ferry Road End and arrives in Armadale (W Lothian). Typically 21 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 17m
Layover time:
18 min
Total time:
7h 36m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 20m
Journey distance:
231 miles
Services per week:
21
Cheapest price:
£42
Carbon emissions:
43 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:50
Last service departs at:
15:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sconser to Armadale bus, walk and train schedules

Sconser → Armadale
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The cheapest way to get from Sconser to Armadale is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 4h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Sconser to Armadale is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 4h 18m.

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The distance between Sconser and Armadale is 135 miles. The road distance is 215.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Sconser to Armadale without a car is to bus which takes 7h 36m and costs £40 - £70.

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It takes approximately 7h 36m to get from Sconser to Armadale, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sconser to Armadale is 215 miles. It takes approximately 4h 18m to drive from Sconser to Armadale.

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

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  • Distance: 134.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 36m

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Sconser, Ferry Road End to Buchanan Bus Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost £35 - £55 and the journey takes 6h 23m.

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 Anniesland to Bathgate
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
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 Sconser, Ferry Road End to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Sconser, Ferry Road End to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£19 - £27
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Sconser, Ferry Road End to Anniesland Cross
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sconser, Ferry Road End to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Stagecoach Highlands

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