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There are 4 ways to get from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 21 bus, train  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Whitburn, Cleland Street to Bathville, station 21
  2. Take the train from Armadale (W Lothian) to Edinburgh Park
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Camelon

$14 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 29 bus, line 6 bus  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the line 29 bus from Bathgate, Council Offices to Falkirk, Grahamston Station 29
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre 6 / ...

$8 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22m

  1. Take a taxi from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel 16.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel 16.6 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel. However, there are services departing from Whitburn, Cross and arriving at Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre via Bathgate, Council Offices and Falkirk, Weir Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 50m.

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The distance between Whitburn and Falkirk Wheel is 11 miles. The road distance is 16.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel without a car is to line 21 bus and train which takes 1h 51m and costs £11 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1h 51m to get from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel, including transfers.

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Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel bus services, operated by First, depart from Bathgate, Council Offices station.

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Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel bus services, operated by First, arrive at Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel is 17 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel.

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There are 344+ hotels available in Falkirk Wheel. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel.
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  • Distance: 11.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

What companies run services between Whitburn, Scotland and Falkirk Wheel, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel via Bathgate, Council Offices, Falkirk, Grahamston Station, Falkirk, Weir Street, and Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre in around 1h 50m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Armadale (W Lothian) to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Train from Edinburgh Park to Camelon
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Whitburn, Cleland Street to Bathville, station
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Bathgate, Council Offices to Falkirk, Grahamston Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street to Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Whitburn to Falkirk Wheel
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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