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Recommended option

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

Train via Haymarket  •  40 min

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

$8 - $11

Bus, line 38 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Queensferry, Police Station (Episcopalian Church) to Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street) 63 / ...
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street) to Linlithgow, Health Centre (High Street) 38 / ...

$5 - $7

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

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, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street) in around 49 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 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Train from Dalmeny to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
Every 20 minutes
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, Police Station (Episcopalian Church) to Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
E + M Horsburgh
Phone
01506 432 251
Email
reception@emhbus.com
Website
horsburghcoaches.com
Bus from Queensferry, Police Station (Rose Lane) to Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
horsburghcoaches.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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
uberASSIST
$19 - $27
uberX
$19 - $27
uberXL
$28 - $40
UberEXEC
$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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Questions & Answers

The distance between South Queensferry and Linlithgow is 13 km. The road distance is 15 km.

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

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

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.

No, there is no direct bus from South Queensferry to Linlithgow. However, there are services departing from Queensferry, Police Station (Episcopalian Church) and arriving at Linlithgow, Health Centre (High Street) via Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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