There are 6 ways to get from South Queensferry to Bo'ness by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Dalmeny to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Linlithgow
  3. Take the bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) 45 / ...

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 63 bus, bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from Queensferry, Stonycroft Road (at Scotmid) to Edinburgh Park, Hermiston Gait Retail Park (Edinburgh Park Station) 63
  2. Take the bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) 45 / ...

$9 - $14

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Bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Queensferry, Slip Road (Bridge Offices) to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) X54 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace (Opp Richmond Terrace) 909 / ...

$11 - $14

Line 43 bus, line 38 bus, bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Queensferry, Police Station (Rose Lane) to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) 43 / ...
  2. Take the line 38 bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) 38
  3. Take the bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2) 45 / ...

$9 - $14

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Queensferry to Bo'ness 9.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from South Queensferry to Bo'ness 9.9 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from South Queensferry to Bo'ness is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Queensferry to Bo'ness is to taxi which costs £25 - £30 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Queensferry to Bo'ness. However, there are services departing from Queensferry, Slip Road (Bridge Offices) and arriving at Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace (Opp Richmond Terrace) via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between South Queensferry and Bo'ness is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.9 miles.

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The best way to get from South Queensferry to Bo'ness without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £7 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from South Queensferry to Bo'ness, including transfers.

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South Queensferry to Bo'ness bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Queensferry, Slip Road (Bridge Offices) station.

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South Queensferry to Bo'ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace (Opp Richmond Terrace) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Queensferry to Bo'ness is 10 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from South Queensferry to Bo'ness.

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There are 336+ hotels available in Bo'ness. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Queensferry to Bo'ness.
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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

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

You can take a bus from South Queensferry to Bo'ness via West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) and West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dalmeny to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $5
Train from Haymarket to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Prentice Westwood
Phone
01506 871 231
Email
sales@prenticewestwoodcoaches.co.uk
Website
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
Bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street) to Bo'ness, Bus Station (Stance 2)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Linlithgow, Station Road (High Street)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Queensferry, Slip Road (Bridge Offices) to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Bo'ness, Richmond Terrace (Opp Richmond Terrace)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bo'Ness Area Community B
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Bo'ness, Douglas Park (At No 107)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Queensferry, Stonycroft Road (at Scotmid) to Edinburgh Park, Hermiston Gait Retail Park (Edinburgh Park Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Queensferry, Police Station (Rose Lane) to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Queensferry to Bo'ness
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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