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There are 5 ways to get from Scotland to Bo'ness by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace 909

Cheapest option

Bus, line 2 bus  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Falkirk, Grahamston Station X37
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Bo'ness, Bus Station 2

3 alternative options

Train, line 2 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Falkirk Grahamston
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Bo'ness, Strachan Court 2

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Bo'ness 33.4 miles

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Bo'ness 33.4 miles

Scotland to Bo'ness by bus

The bus journey time between Scotland and Bo'ness is around 1h 24m and covers a distance of around 46 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 24m. Operated by Scottish Citylink, the Scotland to Bo'ness bus service departs from Buchanan Bus Station and arrives in Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace. Typically 24 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
1h 24m
Fastest bus time:
1h 24m
Bus distance:
46 miles
Buses per week:
24
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:30
Last bus departs at:
16:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Scotland to Bo'ness bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bo'ness is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Bo'ness is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Bo'ness is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 24m.

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The distance between Scotland and Bo'ness is 57 miles. The road distance is 33.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Bo'ness without a car is to bus which takes 1h 24m and costs £10 - £14.

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The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace takes 1h 24m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Scotland to Bo'ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Scotland to Bo'ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scotland to Bo'ness is 33 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Scotland to Bo'ness.

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  • Distance: 56.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 24m

What companies run services between Scotland and Bo'ness, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace 3 times a day. Tickets cost £10 - £14 and the journey takes 1h 24m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £15
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£11 - £15
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Scottish Citylink
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Bo'ness, Strachan Court
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Falkirk, Grahamston Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Bo'ness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Bo'ness
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£70 - £85
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk

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