Edinburgh to Bathgate by train

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Travelling from Edinburgh to Bathgate by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Bathgate take around 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 28 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Bathgate.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Bathgate?

Direct trains from Edinburgh to Bathgate have been found.

We usually find around 94 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Bathgate every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 62 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Bathgate?

The Edinburgh to Bathgate train travel time is normally about 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Edinburgh to Bathgate train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bathgate is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 06:07 and the last train is around 23:56. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 07:07, and the last at 23:52.

When to book Edinburgh to Bathgate train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Edinburgh to Bathgate by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Bathgate?

ScotRail is the train company that operates on the route from Edinburgh to Bathgate.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.