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When Holytown train station was first opened, it was given the name Carfin after several name changes it was given its current name in 1901. The station's main use was to help with the coal mining industry, but now serves the villages of Holytown and New Stevenston with daily services to Edinburgh and Glasgow Central. An hourly service arrives at Holytown en route to Glasgow Central the quickest journey time for this route is 23 minutes. The city of Edinburgh is accessible from Holytown station an hourly service is available from Monday to Saturday. The fastest journey time for this route is 57 minutes, stops include Cleland, Fauldhouse, and Slateford.  

A footbridge connects the two platforms at Holytown station. Both platforms are accessible for wheelchair users to use unaided. The station has no ticketing facilities available for passengers to purchase travel tickets. Facilities at the station include shelters on both platforms, departure screens and announcements are used to keep all passengers informed. 

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Departures and arrivals from Holytown

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail06:382Scheduled
to Glasgow CentralScotRail06:591Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:172Scheduled
to Glasgow CentralScotRail07:271Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:412Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Glasgow CentralScotRail06:382Scheduled
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail06:591Scheduled
from Glasgow CentralScotRail07:172Scheduled
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:271Scheduled
from Glasgow CentralScotRail07:402Scheduled
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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