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Heading out to Livingston from the capital? If so, trains from Edinburgh to Livingston offer you a travel option that will typically get you there quicker than if you were in a car. No traffic or parking costs to worry about, just a cost effective, comfortable trip. You can book your train tickets from Edinburgh to Livingston today, plus check today’s times below via our live tracker.

Journey information from Edinburgh to Livingston

  • How long is the average journey duration from Edinburgh to Livingston? 0 hours 21 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Edinburgh to Livingston? 0 hours 20 minutes
  • When is the first train from Edinburgh to Livingston? 06:07
  • When is the last train from Edinburgh to Livingston? 23:55
  • How many services run for Edinburgh to Livingston today? 40

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


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