By Car

From the North, East and West

Enter Livingston off Junction 3 of the M8 Motorway. Follow the A899 (dual carriageway) for Livingston Centre (approximately 2 miles). Exit at Livingston Centre (previously Almondvale Centre). The College is signposted from the first roundabout.

From the South (either East or West on the A71)

Exit at the roundabout for Livingston onto the A899 (dual carraigeway) for Livingston Centre. Exit at the first slip road (clearly signposted as Town Centre). At the first roundabout exit left, following the College signs.

Parking is limited and we encourage students to take alternative transport to college where possible.

Please be aware that barriers are in operation at the entrance to the College. These will open automatically when you approach them, unless the car park is full. If the car park is full, the counter beside the barriers will note that there is '0' spaces remaining. If this is the case, please do not wait at the barriers but instead find an alternative, safe and legal place to park. Please do not park on the yellow lines, on the grass or at the bus stop outside the college - this will result in a parking ticket.

By Bus

There are frequent services from both Glasgow and Edinburgh to Livingston Bus Station in the town centre, just a short walk from the College.

Contact First Group South East & Centre Scotland on 01324 602200, First Group Greater Glasgow on 0141 423 6600 or Customer Careline on 0870 872 7271 for travel information.

Bus timetables are available on 0871 200 2233 or by visiting here

Bus Passes

Bus Passes are issued at Student Advice Centre on the 1st floor of the street building. Please turn right at the top of the stairs.

Each month, students only have 2 weeks in which to collect their bus passes, after this, we cannot issue them until the following month. Will students please ensure that they collect their bus passes before 4 pm Monday - Thursday and before 3 pm each Friday.

By Train

Trains run regularly to both Livingston North and Livingston South train stations. Livingston North station is on the Edinburgh Waverley - Bathgate Line, while Livingston South station is on the Edinburgh Waverley - Glasgow Central Line. Frequent bus services operate from both stations to Livingston town centre, a short walk from the College.

Train timetables are available from First Scotrail Enquiries on 0845 7 48 49 50. 

By Cycling and walking 

You can walk and cycle to West Lothian College easily from Livingston and the surrounding areas. If you are cycling, there are limited bicycle lockers available to rent from Student Advice, in the Street Building. These can be rented for a £10 refundable deposit.

 For directions to the College visit www.google.co.uk/maps

Student Guide to West Lothian College

1. Street Building: Reception, Library, Access Centre, Cafe, Estates Manager, Spectrum 

2. Sports Hall/ Endurance Fitness Suite

3. Courtyard

4. Terrace 1

5. Terrace 2

6. Terrace 3

7. Terrace 4

8. Pavilion A

9. Pavilion B

10. Pavilion C

11. Pavilion D

12. West Entrance & Car Parks

13. East Car Parks & Pedestrian Entrance from Almondvale Boulevard


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