Service Change 17 November

Last week we announced that we would be making changes to our network from 17 November. Here is more information on these changes for our customers: X17 – There will be a minor route change within Fauldhouse with buses serving Lanrigg Road and Eastfield Road in both directions between Main Street and Sheephousehill. A revised timetable will be introduced. X18 …

Changes to our Services from 17 November

We will be making changes to our network from 17 November that will continue to build our services in West Lothian and offer more connections and better links into Edinburgh city centre. The changes take place following an in-depth and thorough customer analysis, aligned with on-board customer feedback surveys and wider consultation with the community and our stakeholders. Our Service …

Lothian Doors Open Day

The Lothian Country team will be part of the Lothian Doors Open Day this Saturday, 28 September at the company’s Central Garage in Annandale Street. This year ‘s event will be extra special as Lothian is celebrating it’s 100th Birthday. Open from  1200 – 1600, it will include a display of buses from throughout the decades, a bus-themed kid’s zone, …

World Car Free Day 2019

This Sunday, 22 September, is World Car Free Day. The event was set up to encourage motorists to give up their cars for a day and try walking, public transport or cycling instead. Did you know, changing the way you travel can make all the difference to your health, your well being and your bank balance. Did you know… In …

We’re supporting Team Jak’s fight against cancer

We’re excited to tell you all about our new partnership with Team Jak, the local charity helping to fight cancer in young people across Scotland. To show our support, the Team Jak’s logo, as well as details of their Jak’s Den safe spaces, will feature on the side of our buses for the next few months. Allison Barr, Chief Executive, …

Autumn Holiday Bus Services – Monday 16 September

On Monday 16 September all Lothian Country services will run a normal weekday service.   If you have the day off, enjoy! Our TravelHub will be open it’s usual hours and our customer services team will be available as 0830 – 1800. If you have some time off, enjoy.

Virgin Money Fireworks Concert – Bus Diversions

The Virgin Money Festival Fireworks take place from 2100 this evening in Edinburgh City Centre to mark the end of this year’s Edinburgh International Festival. To allow this event to take place, there will be road closures in place from 1930 and diversions to our services. Buses will be unable to serve Regent Road, Waterloo Place and Princes Street from …

One year of Lothian Country Services in West Lothian

This week we’re celebrating a year of running bus services in West Lothian. We launched our first West Lothian buses last August with our Services X27/X28 and 275 before introducing our Services 280 and 287 at the end of the following month. Following another three stages of expansion we now operate nine services in West Lothian, a NightBus service and …

Green Arrow Timetables and Fares

Following the announcement of our new Green Arrow services, we can now give you the timetables and tickets prices for these services. Timetables Service EX1 & EX2 timetable Tickets Adult Child (5-15 ) Green Arrow Single Valid for one single journey £5.00 £2.50 Green Arrow Day Return Valid for one return journey between Linlithgow/Bathgate and Edinburgh £8.00 £4.00 Network Day …

Introducing a NEW Nightbus service from Queensferry

From 14 July, we will be introducing a new Nightbus service to Queensferry. The N43 will operate from Edinburgh City Centre to Queensferry nightly at 0010 giving an after midnight service to local residents. Our Service 43 will also have a revised timetable with some early morning journeys from the City to Queensferry and evening journeys from Queensferry to the …