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

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

Recommended option

Line 701 bus, bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 701 bus from Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross) to Shotts, Dyfrig Street 701
  2. Take the bus from Shotts, Dyfrig Street to Motherwell Library (Avon Street) 56 / ...

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Line 21 bus, train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross) to Fauldhouse, Railway Station 21A / ...
  2. Take the train from Fauldhouse to Holytown

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Whitburn to Motherwell 15.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Whitburn to Motherwell 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Whitburn, Scotland and Motherwell, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Whitburn to Motherwell via Shotts, Dyfrig Street in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fauldhouse to Holytown
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross) to Shotts, Dyfrig Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Shotts, Dyfrig Street to Motherwell Library (Avon Street)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Shotts, Dyfrig Street to Motherwell Library (Avon Street)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross) to Fauldhouse, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Whitburn to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Whitburn to Motherwell?

The distance between Whitburn and Motherwell is 21 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Whitburn to Motherwell?

The cheapest way to get from Whitburn to Motherwell is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Whitburn to Motherwell?

The quickest way to get from Whitburn to Motherwell is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £35 - £50.

Is there a direct bus between Whitburn and Motherwell?

No, there is no direct bus from Whitburn to Motherwell. However, there are services departing from Whitburn, Cross (Whitburn Cross) and arriving at Motherwell Library (Avon Street) via Shotts, Dyfrig Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

How long does it take to get from Whitburn to Motherwell?

It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Whitburn to Motherwell, including transfers.