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Edinburgh to Livingston South

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  1. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 18 estimated
    Livingston South
    Platform 1 estimated
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  2. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 13 estimated
    Livingston South
    Platform 1 estimated
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  3. Edinburgh (Waverley)
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    Livingston South
    Platform 1 estimated
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  4. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    Livingston South
    Platform 1 estimated
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  5. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    Livingston South
    Platform 1 estimated
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  6. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    Livingston South
    Platform 1 estimated
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  7. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    Livingston South
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  8. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    Livingston South
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  9. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 18 estimated
    Livingston South
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  10. Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    Livingston South
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Journey information from Edinburgh to Livingston South

  • Train Fares from: £5.30
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to Livingston South by train?

    The average journey time between Edinburgh and Livingston South is . On an average weekday, there are 31 trains travelling from Edinburgh to Livingston South. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Edinburgh to Livingston South by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Edinburgh to Livingston South cost?

    Train tickets from Edinburgh to Livingston South can start from as little as £5.30 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Livingston South?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh to Livingston South without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Edinburgh to Livingston South.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Edinburgh and Livingston South?

    The distance between Edinburgh and Livingston South is 13 miles.

    Distance: 13 miles
  • What time is the first train from Edinburgh to Livingston South?

    The first train from Edinburgh to Livingston South departs at .

    What time is the last train from Edinburgh to Livingston South?

    The last train from Edinburgh to Livingston South departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Livingston South to Edinburgh

How to find cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Livingston South

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**Average savings on all fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.