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Public Transport Service Updates

Information on changes and disruptions on local bus routes.

A71 Closure


B8020 Niddry Road Closure 

On 15 May 2017, a section of the B8020 Niddry road will be closed due to roadworks. Works are expected to last approximately 5 weeks.

Service 7 will not serve Winchburgh for the duration of the road closure. The route is truncated at Broxburn.

Service 22A will instead divert via Broxburn. If you wish to travel to Broxburn or Livingston, you are required to walk to Main Street, Winchburgh where you can meet the Service 38 before changing buses in Kirkliston.  First Bus will allow passengers to transfer between bus services at Kirkliston for no additional cost.

Service 22B (a late evening journey) will continue to serve Winchburgh Monday to Thursday, diverting via Ecclesmachan Road.  On Fridays, passengers must alight at Kirkliston then get the 38 to Winchburgh.