There are 5 ways to get from Airdrie to Falkirk by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 247 bus, bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) 247 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) to Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station) X37

$7 - $9

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Line 247 bus, train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Carbrain, Cumbernauld Station (South Carbrain Road) 247 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cumbernauld to Falkirk Grahamston

$8 - $10

Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Airdrie to Edinburgh Park
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Airdrie to Falkirk 16.4 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Airdrie to Falkirk 16.4 miles

$3 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from Airdrie to Falkirk station. However, there are services departing from Airdrie, Bank Street and arriving at Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station) via Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Airdrie to Falkirk. However, there are services departing from Airdrie and arriving at Falkirk Grahamston via Edinburgh Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Airdrie and Falkirk is 12 miles. The road distance is 16.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Airdrie to Falkirk without a car is to line 247 bus and bus which takes 1 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Airdrie to Falkirk, including transfers.

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Airdrie to Falkirk bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Airdrie, Bank Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Airdrie to Falkirk is to line 247 bus and bus which takes 1 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 18 min.

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Airdrie to Falkirk bus services, operated by First, arrive at Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station).

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Airdrie to Falkirk train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Falkirk Grahamston station.

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Map of how to get from Airdrie to Falkirk.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Airdrie, Scotland and Falkirk, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Airdrie to Falkirk via Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) and Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Airdrie to Falkirk via Edinburgh Park in around 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cumbernauld to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Train from Airdrie to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Carbrain, Cumbernauld Station (South Carbrain Road)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Airdrie to Falkirk
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Airdrie to Falkirk is 16 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Airdrie to Falkirk.

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