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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 16 min

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

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 247 bus, bus  •  1 h 41 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, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) X37

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 247 bus, train  •  1 h 25 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

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Airdrie to Falkirk 16.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Airdrie to Falkirk 16.4 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Airdrie to Falkirk is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Airdrie to Falkirk is to taxi which costs £26 - £31 and takes 23 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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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Airdrie to Falkirk, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Airdrie to Falkirk. However, there are services departing from Airdrie, Bank Street and arriving at Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) via Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 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 16 min.

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

You can take a train from Airdrie to Falkirk via Edinburgh Park in around 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, 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 41 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
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
Train from Cumbernauld to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
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 Carbrain, Cumbernauld Station (South Carbrain Road)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Airdrie to Falkirk
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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