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There are 5 ways to get from Falkirk to Mauchline by train, bus or car

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Train, line 76 bus  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the train from Falkirk High to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock
  3. Take the line 76 bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Mauchline, Mansefield Road 76 / ...

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Bus  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church to Buchanan Bus Station X37
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station X76 / ...

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Train  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock

Bus via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Buchanan Bus Station X24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station X76 / ...

Drive  •  1h 1m

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Mauchline 53.6 miles

Falkirk to Mauchline by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Falkirk and Mauchline is around 2h 8m and covers a distance of around 55 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 40 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 2m. Operated by First ScotRail Service and Stagecoach West Scotland, the Falkirk to Mauchline service departs from Falkirk High and arrives in Mauchline, Mansefield Road. Typically 36 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 28m
Layover time:
40 min
Total time:
2h 8m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 2m
Journey distance:
55 miles
Services per week:
36
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:33
Last service departs at:
21:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Falkirk to Mauchline train, walk and bus schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Falkirk to Mauchline is to drive, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Mauchline is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Mauchline. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church and arriving at Mauchline, Mansefield Road via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Buchanan Bus Station and Kilmarnock, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 5m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Mauchline is 41 miles. The road distance is 53.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Mauchline without a car is to train and line 76 bus which takes 2h 35m and costs £12 - £35.

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It takes approximately 2h 35m to get from Falkirk to Mauchline, including transfers.

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Falkirk to Mauchline bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital station.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Mauchline is to train which takes 2h 57m and costs £12 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital, which costs £11 - £19 and takes 3h 5m.

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Falkirk to Mauchline bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Kilmarnock, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkirk to Mauchline is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1h 1m to drive from Falkirk to Mauchline.

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  • Distance: 41 miles
  • Duration: 2h 35m

What companies run services between Falkirk, Scotland and Mauchline, Scotland?

You can take a train from Falkirk to Mauchline via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow Central, Kilmarnock, and Kilmarnock, Bus Station in around 2h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Falkirk to Mauchline via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Buchanan Bus Station, and Kilmarnock, Bus Station in around 3h 5m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk High to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £14
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£10 - £14
Train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £16
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £15
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£11 - £15
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Mauchline, Mansefield Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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