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You can easily reach Almond Valley Heritage Centre by train. The nearest station to Almond Valley Heritage Centre is Livingston North, which is served by ScotRail services throughout the day. The park is about 32 minutes from the station on foot. Simply follow the parkside path south to Eliburn Road, and continue south on this road until you reach Almond Valley.

A day at Almond Valley Heritage Centre is a great day out for all the family. Learn all about the animal kingdom and get up close to our fuzzy-faced furry friends. There's much to surprise, amaze and delight here at Almond Valley Heritage Centre.

Visit the Almond Valley Heritage Centre website for opening information. Planning to stay a few days in West Lothian? Check out Visit West Lothian website and find out more about things to do in this beautiful Scottish county.


Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.

Station details & facilities

Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park Station car park
Carpark operatorLocal authority Local authority
Car parking spaces497
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces6
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Stairs and ramps to both platforms, level access on Bathgate - bound platform from car park. Connecting road bridge between platforms.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Livingston North

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to EdinburghScotRail07:59Scheduled
to Helensburgh CentralScotRail09:04Scheduled
to EdinburghScotRail09:04Scheduled
to Helensburgh CentralScotRail09:32Scheduled
to EdinburghScotRail09:39Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from BathgateScotRail07:59Scheduled
from EdinburghScotRail09:04Scheduled
from DalmuirScotRail09:04Scheduled
from EdinburghScotRail09:32Scheduled
from Helensburgh CentralScotRail09:39Scheduled
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