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There are 5 ways to get from Balloch to Aberfoyle by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 313 bus, bus  •  1h 53m

  1. Take the line 313 bus from Balloch Bus Terminus to High School 313
  2. Take the bus from Lomond Terrace to Tourist Information Centre X10a

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Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balloch to Aberfoyle 18.5 miles

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Train, bus  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the train from Balloch to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level Balloch - Airdrie / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Tourist Information Centre X10a

Bus  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Balloch Bus Terminus to Hielenman's Umbrella 1A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sauchiehall Street to Tourist Information Centre X10a

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Balloch to Aberfoyle 18.5 miles

Balloch to Aberfoyle by bus

20 Weekly Buses
1h 53m Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Balloch to Aberfoyle is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 22 min.

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The fastest way to get from Balloch to Aberfoyle is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £40 - £50.

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No, there is no direct bus from Balloch to Aberfoyle. However, there are services departing from Balloch Bus Terminus and arriving at Tourist Information Centre via Lomond Terrace. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 53m.

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The distance between Balloch and Aberfoyle is 25 miles. The road distance is 18.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Balloch to Aberfoyle without a car is to line 313 bus and bus which takes 1h 53m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 53m to get from Balloch to Aberfoyle, including transfers.

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Balloch to Aberfoyle bus services, operated by Midland Bluebird, depart from Balloch Bus Terminus station.

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Balloch to Aberfoyle bus services, operated by Midland Bluebird, arrive at Tourist Information Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Balloch to Aberfoyle is 18 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Balloch to Aberfoyle.

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Map of how to get from Balloch to Aberfoyle.
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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 53m

What companies run services between Balloch, West Dunbartonshire, Scotland and Aberfoyle, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Balloch to Aberfoyle via High School and Lomond Terrace in around 1h 53m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Balloch to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £15
Website
https://www.scotrail.co.uk/
Standard
£6 - £9
1st Class
£10 - £15
Bus operators
Midland Bluebird
Phone
03330 16 61 62
Email
enquiries@mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk
Website
mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk
Bus from Balloch Bus Terminus to High School
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
https://www.mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk/
Bus from Lomond Terrace to Tourist Information Centre
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
https://www.mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk/
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Tourist Information Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
https://www.mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk/
Bus from Sauchiehall Street to Tourist Information Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
https://www.mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk/
First Greater Glasgow
Phone
+44 141 420 7600
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Balloch Bus Terminus to Hielenman's Umbrella
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
https://www.firstbus.co.uk/greater-glasgow
Other operators
Taxi from Balloch to Aberfoyle
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Wright's Taxis
Phone
+44 1389 721 020
TOA Taxis Alexandria
Phone
+44 1389 742 121
George's Taxi Service
Phone
+44 7770 365 227

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