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Cheap train tickets and times from Livingston to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jun 16


Fastest Journey

17 m


18 m

Trains per day



21 km

Cheap train tickets from Livingston to start from $8 with an average ticket price of $8.

The fastest train from Livingston to takes 17m in comparison to an average duration of 18m and covers a distance of 21 km.

4 trains that leave Livingston for every day with 4 travelling directly.

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Overview: Train from Livingston to Edinburgh

distanceDistance13 miles (21 km)
durationAverage train duration17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$8 (€7)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersScotRail

Trains from Livingston to Edinburgh cover the 13 miles (21 km) long journey taking on average 17 min with our travel partners like ScotRail. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $8 (€7), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Livingston North and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: ScotRail from Livingston to Edinburgh trains

Find the best trip between Livingston and Edinburgh with ScotRail. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

    FAQs: Trains from Livingston to Edinburgh

    FAQs: Travel by train from Livingston to Edinburgh easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Livingston to Edinburgh.
    Cheap train tickets from Livingston to Edinburgh can start from as little as $8 (€7) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Livingston to Edinburgh is $8 (€7); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Livingston to Edinburgh is 17 min   to travel the 13 mile (21 km) long route. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
    The first train from Livingston to Edinburgh leaves at 4: 54 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Livingston to Edinburgh leaves at 6: 13 PM.
    When taking a train from Livingston to Edinburgh, you can count on ScotRail for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Livingston and Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 13 PM.

    When departing from Livingston, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Livingston North and Livingston South. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Livingston North, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

    A day trip to Edinburgh from Livingston is worth doing with a journey time of 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Livingston to Edinburgh is January.
    You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh from Livingston 2 different ways: bus or train.

    Important Stations and Airports in Livingston and Edinburgh

    Livingston North is the most popular Livingston railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Livingston for your trip to Edinburgh.
    Amenities at station
    Public transit options for Livingston North
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop at the top of stairs entrance to Platform 1
    Amenities at station
    Public transit options for Livingston South
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the station car park

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