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Duration 2h 19m
Distance 31.7 miles
Average price £11
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Falkirk and New Lanark takes 2h 19m and the fastest bus takes 2h 1m. The bus service runs several times per day from Falkirk to New Lanark. 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. New Lanark
3h 3m

Falkirk to New Lanark bus times

Buses run every three hours between Falkirk and New Lanark. The earliest departure is at 06:13 in the morning, and the last departure from Falkirk is at 16:43 which arrives into New Lanark at 18:56. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to New Lanark. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church and arriving at Lanark, Hunters Close via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 3m.

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The distance between Falkirk and New Lanark is 24 miles. The road distance is 31.7 miles.

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

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Falkirk to New Lanark bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Lanark, Hunters Close station.

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