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There are 4 ways to get from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Coatbridge Sunnyside to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

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Line 247 bus, bus  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Whinhall, Monklands General Hospital to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances 247 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances to Stirling, Bus Station M8 / ...

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Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park 27.9 miles

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park 27.9 miles

Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Coatbridge and Blair Drummond Safari Park is around 2h 6m and covers a distance of around 44 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 59 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 21m. Operated by First ScotRail Service and First, the Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park service departs from Coatbridge Sunnyside and arrives in Blair Drummond Safari Park. Typically 119 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 7m
Layover time:
59 min
Total time:
2h 6m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 21m
Journey distance:
44 miles
Services per week:
119
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:49
Last service departs at:
23:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park train, bus and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 40 min.

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The fastest way to get from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs £60 - £75.

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No, there is no direct bus from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park. However, there are services departing from Whinhall, Monklands General Hospital and arriving at Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance via Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances and Stirling, Stance D. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.

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The distance between Coatbridge and Blair Drummond Safari Park is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park without a car is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs £10 - £28.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park, including transfers.

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Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Whinhall, Monklands General Hospital station.

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The best way to get from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs £10 - £28. Alternatively, you can line 247 bus and bus, which costs £7 - £14 and takes 2h 35m.

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Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park is 28 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park.

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  • Distance: 21.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 19m

What companies run services between Coatbridge, Scotland and Blair Drummond Safari Park, Scotland?

You can take a train from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level, Glasgow Queen Street, Stirling, Stirling, Stance D, and Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance in around 2h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park via Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances, Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances, Stirling, Bus Station, Stirling, Stance D, and Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance in around 2h 35m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Coatbridge Sunnyside to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
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
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Coatbridge to Blair Drummond Safari Park
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Diamond Cabs
Phone
+44 1236 602 222
Airdrie Taxis
Phone
+44 1236 761 144

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