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There are 3 ways to get from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Cumbernauld

£2 - £7

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Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre 11.3 miles

£26 - £32

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre 11.3 miles

£1 - £3

Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre by train and walk

The journey time between Falkirk and Cumbernauld town centre is around 13 min and covers a distance of around 11 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 12 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre service departs from Falkirk Grahamston and arrives in Cumbernauld town centre. Typically 161 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
13 min
Fastest journey time:
12 min
Services per week:
161
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:08
Last service departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre train and walk schedules

Falkirk → Cumbernauld town centre
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The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Cumbernauld. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Falkirk and Cumbernauld town centre is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs £2 - £7.

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The train from Falkirk Grahamston to Cumbernauld takes 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Falkirk Grahamston station.

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Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Cumbernauld station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre is 11 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre.

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There are 313+ hotels available in Cumbernauld town centre. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre.
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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Falkirk, Scotland and Cumbernauld town centre, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Falkirk Grahamston to Cumbernauld hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £7 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Cumbernauld
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £7
Other operators
Taxi from Falkirk to Cumbernauld town centre
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£26 - £32
Express Taxis
Phone
+44 500 638 000
Website
expresstaxis.co.uk
Bruce Taxis
Phone
+44 1324 636 000
Website
brucetaxis.co.uk
Baird Taxis
Phone
+44 1324 612 012

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