There are 7 ways to get from South Queensferry to Linlithgow by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Dalmeny to Linlithgow

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Queensferry to West Lothian 9.1 miles

$3

5 alternative options

Bus, line 38 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Queensferry, Ferrymuir Retail Park (opp Tesco) to Kirkliston, Almondside 63 / ...
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Kirkliston, Almondside (Library) to Linlithgow, Health Centre (High Street) 38

$4 - $7

Train via Haymarket  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Dalmeny to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Linlithgow

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Queensferry to Linlithgow 9.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from South Queensferry to Linlithgow 9.2 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Queensferry to Linlithgow 9.2 miles

$19 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Queensferry to Linlithgow is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Queensferry to Linlithgow is to taxi which costs £23 - £29 and takes 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Queensferry to Linlithgow. However, there are services departing from Queensferry, Ferrymuir Retail Park (opp Tesco) and arriving at Linlithgow, Health Centre (High Street) via Kirkliston, Almondside (Library). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dalmeny and arriving at Linlithgow. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between South Queensferry and Linlithgow is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

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The best way to get from South Queensferry to Linlithgow without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The train from Dalmeny to Linlithgow takes 15 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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South Queensferry to Linlithgow bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Queensferry, Ferrymuir Retail Park (opp Tesco) station.

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Map of how to get from South Queensferry to Linlithgow.
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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between South Queensferry, Scotland and Linlithgow, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from South Queensferry to Linlithgow 5 times a week. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Queensferry to Linlithgow via Kirkliston, Almondside and Kirkliston, Almondside (Library) in around 45 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dalmeny to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Train from Dalmeny to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
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
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Queensferry, Ferrymuir Retail Park (opp Tesco) to Kirkliston, Almondside
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Queensferry, Ferrymuir Retail Park (opp Tesco) to Kirkliston, Almondside
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Queensferry to West Lothian
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Queensferry to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$19 - $27
UberX
$19 - $27
uberXL
$28 - $40
Exec
$30 - $45
Taxi from South Queensferry to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
14 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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