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There are 5 ways to get from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the train from Arbroath to Stirling

$23 - $35

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Line 73 bus, bus  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the line 73 bus from Arbroath, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Seagate 73 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station M8 / ...

$22 - $33

3 alternative options

Train via Edinburgh  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the train from Arbroath to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston

$24 - $81

Train, bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the train from Arbroath to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church 38

$25 - $77

Drive  •  1h 33m

  1. Drive from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel 78.5 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arbroath station to Falkirk Wheel. However, there are services departing from Arbroath, Bus Station and arriving at Camelon, Sensory Centre via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Stirling, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel. However, there are services departing from Arbroath and arriving at Camelon via Stirling. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 7m.

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The distance between Arbroath and Falkirk Wheel is 62 miles. The road distance is 78.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel without a car is to train which takes 2h 7m and costs £17 - £27.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel, including transfers.

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Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Arbroath, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel is to train which takes 2h 7m and costs £17 - £27. Alternatively, you can line 73 bus and bus, which costs £16 - £26 and takes 4h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel.
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  • Distance: 62.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 7m

What companies run services between Arbroath, Scotland and Falkirk Wheel, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 1h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel via Dundee City Centre, Seagate, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, Stirling, Bus Station, and Camelon, Sensory Centre in around 4h 50m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Arbroath to Stirling
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $26
Train from Arbroath to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $28
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Arbroath to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$6 - $10
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Arbroath to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$190
Sleeper Seat
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Arbroath, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Seagate
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dundee, Scotland to Stirling, Scotland
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
National Express

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Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station.

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Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Stirling station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Arbroath to Falkirk Wheel.

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