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Duration 5h 14m
Distance 253 miles
Average price £150
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Falkirk and Barnsley takes 5h 14m and the fastest train takes 4h 24m. There is a train service every few hours from Falkirk to Barnsley. 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. Falkirk Grahamston
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Leeds
  4. Barnsley
5h 5m
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£44 - £348

Falkirk to Barnsley train times

Trains run hourly between Falkirk and Barnsley. The earliest departure is at 09:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Falkirk is at 23:42 which arrives into Barnsley at 09:21. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Falkirk to Barnsley. However, there are services departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Barnsley via Edinburgh and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 5m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Barnsley is 194 miles. The road distance is 253 miles.

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Falkirk to Barnsley train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Falkirk Grahamston station.

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Falkirk to Barnsley train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Barnsley station.

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