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There are 7 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Edinburgh, train

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

Fly to Glasgow, train

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Glasgow (GLA)
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

Train

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling

Train via Preston

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Preston
  3. Take the train from Preston to Glasgow Central
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bond St to Edinburgh Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station

Train, night train

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Crewe
  3. Take the night train from Crewe to Stirling

Drive

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Stirling is around 8h 30m and covers a distance of around 479 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 47 min. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 56m. Operated by First, CrossCountry, First ScotRail Service and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Stirling. Typically 54 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 43m
Layover time:
47 min
Total time:
8h 30m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 56m
Journey distance:
479 miles
Services per week:
54
Cheapest price:
£197
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:30
Last service departs at:
15:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling is to bus which costs £35 - £60 and takes 10h 33m.

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The fastest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost £27 - £110 and takes 2h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling station. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Stirling, Bus Station via Bristol Bond St and Edinburgh, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 33m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Stirling is 333 miles. The road distance is 396.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling without a car is to train which takes 9h 5m and costs £190 - £550.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Bristol Bond St station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling is to train which takes 9h 5m and costs £190 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £60 and takes 10h 33m.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling.
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  • Distance: 332.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Stirling, Scotland?

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling via Temple Meads Stn, Bristol Temple Meads, and Edinburgh in around 9h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling via Bristol, Bus Station, Bristol Bond St, and Edinburgh, Bus Station in around 10h 33m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £23
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£180 - £430
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£180 - £220
Anytime Day 1st Class
£300 - £430
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £160
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
TransPennine Express Service
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Bristol Bond St to Edinburgh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£20 - £35
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to Stirling Goosecroft Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling is 397 miles. It takes approximately 6h 34m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Stirling.

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