Bathgate travel guide

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You're Going to Love Bathgate

With a population of 15.337, Bathgate is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country.

When to visit Bathgate

Bathgate in December
Estimated hotel price
€84
1 night at 3-star hotel
Bathgate in December
Estimated hotel price
€84
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Bathgate

Plane

When flying to Bathgate, you’ll arrive at Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI), which is located 18 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Bathgate from Ireland departs from Dublin and takes around 1h 10m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Bathgate, followed by Avanti West Coast. The train journey from Bathgate to Manchester takes 3h 13m and costs around €27 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Leeds, expect to pay about €53 for a 3h 20m trip. Located 0.7 km from the city centre, Bathgate is the busiest station in Bathgate. Another popular train station is Bathgate Fauldhouse, located 10 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Bathgate is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 28 km from Bathgate. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Bathgate, including Megabus, FlixBus and National Express. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Bathgate takes 129 km and will cost you around €5. From Newcastle upon Tyne, the ticket costs about €21 for a journey of 249 km.

Plane

When flying to Bathgate, you’ll arrive at Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI), which is located 18 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Bathgate from Ireland departs from Dublin and takes around 1h 10m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Bathgate, followed by Avanti West Coast. The train journey from Bathgate to Manchester takes 3h 13m and costs around €27 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Leeds, expect to pay about €53 for a 3h 20m trip. Located 0.7 km from the city centre, Bathgate is the busiest station in Bathgate. Another popular train station is Bathgate Fauldhouse, located 10 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Bathgate is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 28 km from Bathgate. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Bathgate, including Megabus, FlixBus and National Express. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Bathgate takes 129 km and will cost you around €5. From Newcastle upon Tyne, the ticket costs about €21 for a journey of 249 km.

Airlines serving Bathgate

Lufthansa
Good (4,575 reviews)
KLM
Good (851 reviews)
SWISS
Good (919 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,399 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,590 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,276 reviews)
Air France
Good (971 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,542 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,924 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,119 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,481 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,662 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (222 reviews)
Finnair
Good (886 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (833 reviews)
LOT
Good (681 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,153 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (915 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (830 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Bathgate

Hiring a car in Bathgate

Expect to pay €1.75 per litre in Bathgate (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between €20.97 and €27.96. Mini (Fiat 500 or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Bathgate, while also 37% cheaper than other types, on average.

Expect to pay €1.75 per litre in Bathgate (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between €20.97 and €27.96. Mini (Fiat 500 or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Bathgate, while also 37% cheaper than other types, on average.