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Duration 10h
Distance 243.5 miles
Average price £67
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The bus between Stirling and Thurso takes 10h. The bus runs, on average, 6 times per week from Stirling to Thurso. 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. Buchanan Bus Station
  2. Inverness, Bus Station
  3. Thurso
9h 51m
£54 - £78

Stirling to Thurso bus times

Buses run six times a week between Stirling and Thurso. The service departs Stirling at 07:47 in the morning, which arrives into Thurso at 17:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stirling station to Thurso. However, there are services departing from Stirling, Bus Station and arriving at Thurso, Bank of Scotland via Buchanan Bus Station and Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 51m.

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The distance between Stirling and Thurso is 173 miles. The road distance is 243.5 miles.

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Stirling to Thurso bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Stirling to Thurso bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Thurso, Bank of Scotland station.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Thurso. Prices start at £75 per night.

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