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From Monday 21 October, there will be changes to the opening hours @ Howden Park Centre.

Building Opening Hours from Monday 21 October

Monday - Thursday: 15.30 - 21.30
Friday & Saturday: 15.30 - 23.30
Sunday - Open for events/block bookings and shows.

Box Office Opening Hours from Monday 21 October

Monday - Saturday 14.00 - 20.00 
Sunday - Closed

Cafe Bar Opening Hours from Monday 21 October

The Cafe Bar will be available during shows, events and functions. Vending facilities will be available for coffee and snacks during opening main hours.

Click herefor more info.

Box Office Opening Hours:
10am - 4pm  Monday to Friday
12noon - 4pm  Saturday
Closed  Sunday

Building Opening Hours:
9am - 5pm  Monday to Friday
10am - 5pm  Saturday and Sunday
(open later on performance nights and for scheduled events)

How To Get Here


On Foot
To help plan your walking journey to the Centre,  visit the WalkIt website  This urban walking journey planner provides maps and detailed instructions, alongside step-free alternatives for those who have additional mobility needs. 

Howden Park Centre is a 10 minute walk from Livingston Shopping Centre and bus terminal.  Head along Almondvale Boulevard following the pedestrian signs for the Civic Centre. Walking past the entrance to the Civic Centre use the pedestrian crossing on Howden South Road, follow the path ahead through Howden Park to the Centre.

By Bike
A bike rack is located at the main entrance for customers.  Livingston has an extensive network of walking and cycling off-road paths.  To plan your cycling journey to Howden Park Centre visit the CycleStreets website


By Bus 
Howden Park Centre is well served by buses it is a 10 minute walk from the bus terminal at Livingston Shopping Centre. The closest bus stops are on Howden East and at the entrance to St John's Hospital, with both a 2 minute walk away.

By Train
Edinburgh Waverley - Livingston North
Journey time from: 23 mins (25min walk to Howden Park Centre)

Glasgow Queen Street - Livingston North
Journey time from: 41 mins (25min walk to Howden Park Centre)

For up to date train information visit the ScotRail website

By Taxi
There are not many taxis available at taxi ranks outwith the town centre and it may not be easy to "wave down" a taxi in the street. However, you can pre-book a taxi or private hire car.  We suggest putting a Livingston taxi number in your mobile and telephoning from the train. 

By Car 
Please note: if you are using a sat nav to locate the venue please use the postcode EH54 6BW.  This will direct you to Toronto Avenue, Howden Park Centre is clearly signposted from here.

From Edinburgh: M8, come off at Livingston (j3). Slip road to dual carriageway (A899).
From Glasgow: M8, come off at Livingston (j3). 1st exit off roundabout onto the dual
carriageway (A899)

Dual Carriageway to Howden Park Centre

A899 towards town centre exit Almondvale junction - exit marked Craigsfarm South (brown HPC tourist sign). At the bottom of the slip get into the right hand lane, take the 2nd exit from the roundabout. Left hand lane at the lights and follow the brown Howden Park Centre sign.

Through the roundabout to the next one (Civic Centre on your left) and take 3rd exit. Turn left at the next Howden Park Centre sign (into Toronto Avenue). Left into Howden Park. Follow the road to the end.

Free parking - 115 spaces (8 disabled).  The car park will be locked over night.

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Howden Park Centre
Howden, Livingston
West Lothian

EH54 6AE


Call us on: 01506 340700