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Duration 1h 33m
Distance 26.6 miles
Average price £10
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Falkirk and Motherwell takes 1h 33m and the fastest bus takes 1h 23m. The bus service runs several times per day from Falkirk to Motherwell. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital
  2. Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Motherwell
1h 51m
£12 - £14

Falkirk to Motherwell bus times

Buses run every three hours between Falkirk and Motherwell. The earliest departure is at 07:43 in the morning, and the last departure from Falkirk is at 16:28 which arrives into Motherwell at 18:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Motherwell. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church and arriving at Motherwell, High Road via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Motherwell is 17 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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Falkirk to Motherwell bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital station.

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Falkirk to Motherwell bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Motherwell, High Road station.

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There are 753+ hotels available in Motherwell. Prices start at £75 per night.

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