There are 6 ways to get from Drymen to Doune Castle by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  3h 25m

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

£11 - £31

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Bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Balloch Bus Terminus to Glasgow, Buchanan Street 1A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station M8 / ...

£6 - £11

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Balloch to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station X36 / ...

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Drymen to Doune Castle 21.1 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Drymen to Doune Castle 21.1 miles

£3 - £5

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Drymen to Doune Castle 21.1 miles

£24 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from Drymen to Doune Castle is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Drymen to Doune Castle is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Drymen to Doune Castle. However, there are services departing from Drymen, The Square and arriving at Deanston, Bridge of Teith via Balloch Bus Terminus, Buchanan Bus Station and Stirling, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 12m.

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The distance between Drymen and Doune Castle is 18 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Drymen to Doune Castle without a car is to train which takes 3h 25m and costs £10 - £35.

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It takes approximately 3h 25m to get from Drymen to Doune Castle, including transfers.

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Drymen to Doune Castle bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Balloch Bus Terminus station.

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The best way to get from Drymen to Doune Castle is to train which takes 3h 25m and costs £10 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £11 and takes 5h 12m.

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Drymen to Doune Castle bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Drymen to Doune Castle is 21 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Drymen to Doune Castle.

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Map of how to get from Drymen to Doune Castle.
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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 25m

What companies run services between Drymen, Scotland and Doune Castle, Scotland?

You can take a train from Drymen to Doune Castle via Balloch, Craiglomond Gardens, Balloch, Glasgow Queen Street Low Level, Glasgow Queen Street, Stirling, Stirling, Stance D, and Deanston, Bridge of Teith in around 3h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Drymen to Doune Castle via Balloch Bus Terminus, Glasgow, Buchanan Street, Buchanan Bus Station, Stirling, Bus Station, and Deanston, Bridge of Teith in around 5h 12m.

Train operators
ScotRail
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
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£9 - £13
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Bus operators
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Scotland East
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Balloch Bus Terminus to Glasgow, Buchanan Street
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Scottish Citylink
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 Glasgow to Stirling, Scotland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Book at
National Express
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Drymen to Doune Castle
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
£24 - £35
UberX
£24 - £35
UberXL
£35 - £50
Exec
£45 - £65
Taxi from Drymen to Doune Castle
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Wright's Taxis
Phone
+44 1389 721 020
TOA Taxis Alexandria
Phone
+44 1389 742 121
Website
toataxislimited.co.uk
George's Taxi Service
Phone
+44 7770 365 227
Canniesburn Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4444
Bearsden & Milngavie Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4555
Ambassador Taxis
Phone
+44 141 956 2956
Website
ambassador-taxis.co.uk
Titan Taxis
Phone
+44 141 530 4242
Website
titantaxis.co.uk
Clydebank Taxis
Phone
+44 141 941 1101
Website
clydebanktaxis.co.uk
Neptune Taxis
Phone
+44 800 677 777
Mike's Taxis
Phone
+44 1389 841 642
Website
helensburghtaxi.co.uk
Kilcreggan Taxis
Phone
+44 7881 401 463
JB Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 330 329
Inverclyde Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 734 563
Website
inverclydetaxis.co.uk
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 888 888
Website
abc-centraltaxis.com
Garelochhead Taxis
Phone
+44 1436 810 810
Faslane Taxis
Phone
+44 1436 268 286
Website
faslane-taxis.business.site

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