West Lothian Network Changes
First Scotland East are launching Network Changes in West Lothian, effective from January 28th 2019.
We want to make sure you're prepared for these changes before travelling with us so we've summarised some of the key points for you below:
Improved links from Livingston to Bathgate.
More direct links to St John’s Hospital from Whitburn, Blackburn, Seafield and Livingston Village.
Service 27 improved to offer new links to Livingston South station route through Dedridge simplified to offer both ways operation through the estate.
- Vast improvement of frequency to service 38 between Linlithgow and Edinburgh.
What are the benefits of travelling with us?
- More buses, simpler routes, simpler frequencies and new links
- ALL First buses accept contactless payments and mobile ticketing
- Regular Friday/Saturday Night Services connect West Lothian and Edinburgh
You can download and print timetables directly from our website, and plan your journey online here.
See below for more detailed information on our new services, routes as well as all the timetables, so you can plan your journey in advance.
Services not listed below will continue to operate unchanged and these timetables can be found here.
Updated timetables available to view and print below:
|Service||Details of change|
Whitburn – Armadale – Bathgate – Blackburn – Kirkton Campus – Livingston The Centre
Slightly revised timetable introduced Monday to Saturday with no change to frequency
Harthill – Whitburn – Blackburn – Livingston Village – Livingston The Centre
Now serving St John's Hospital
Broxburn – Uphall – Craigshill – Livingston The Centre – Mid Calder – East Calder – Edinburgh
Slightly revised timetable during the early morning, Monday to Friday, with no change to frequency
Bathgate – Whitburn – Fauldhouse – Bents – Addiewell – West Calder – Livingston The Centre – Howden – St John’s Hospital – Ladywell – Knightsridge – Livingston North
No change on Sundays
St John’s Hospital – Craigshill – Livingston The Centre – Dedridge
New link to Livingston South Station
Stirling – Bannockburn – Forth Valley Royal Hospital – Larbert – Falkirk – Linlithgow – Winchburgh – Kirkliston – Edinburgh
Improved daytime frequency
|N1 (N25) Night Bus||
Edinburgh – Kirkliston – Winchburgh – Broxburn – Uphall – Livingston – Carmondean – Deans
|N2 (N23) Night Bus||
Edinburgh – Kirknewton – East Calder – Mid Calder – Dedridge East – Livingston – Eliburn – Bathgate
|22, 26, 27||
The Centre – St John’s Hospital
Frequent journeys from The Centre to St John's Hospital