You can easily reach Five Sisters Zoo by train. The nearest station to Five Sisters Zoo is West Calder, which is served by ScotRail services throughout the day. It takes 25 minutes to reach the zoo on foot. Simply walk northeast up the A71 and turn left on to Polbeth Road. Continue until you see the entrance sign for the zoo.

A day at Five Sisters Zoo 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 Five Sisters Zoo.

Visit the Five Sisters Zoo website for opening information.

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
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces25
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces8
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Level from car park to westbound platform - steep ramp to eastbound platform and connecting footbridge with stairs between platforms. No unassisted wheelchair access to eastbound - Edinburgh bound platform

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

Departures and arrivals from West Calder

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Glasgow CentralScotRail06:261Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail06:402Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:102Scheduled
to Glasgow CentralScotRail07:291Scheduled
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail08:112Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail06:261Scheduled
from MotherwellScotRail06:402Scheduled
from Glasgow CentralScotRail07:102Scheduled
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:291Scheduled
from Glasgow CentralScotRail08:112Scheduled

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