Bathgate

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Bathgate (2010-)

Station code: BHG National Rail ScotRail
Where: West Lothian, Scotland
Opened on the Edinburgh and Bathgate Railway.
Open on the Edinburgh to Glasgow via Bathgate and Airdrie.

Description

This is a new two platform station which occupies a site east of the Bathgate [4th] terminus. The large car park to the north of the station is built on the site of Bathgate Shed.

Tags

Station
07/10/2020




Dates

24/03/1986Edinburgh and Bathgate Railway
Re-opened to passengers with stations at Uphall, Livingston North, and Bathgate.
16/10/2010Edinburgh and Bathgate Railway
Bathgate [4th] closed, replaced by Bathgate two days later.
18/10/2010New Monkland Line (Monkland Railways) Torbanehill and Bathgate Branch (Monkland Railways)
Opened for driver training between Airdrie and Bathgate.
18/10/2010Edinburgh and Bathgate Railway
Bathgate station opened, a through station, replacing the Bathgate [4th] terminus
12/12/2010New Monkland Line (Monkland Railways) Boghead to Cowdenhead Branch (Monkland Railways) Torbanehill and Bathgate Branch (Monkland Railways)
Opened between Airdrie and Bathgate. Stations at Drumgelloch, Caldercruix (delayed opening until 13 February), Blackridge, Armadale.

Books


Vanished Railways of West Lothian