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There are 6 ways to get from Falkirk to Wick by train, bus, night train, car, plane, ferry or taxi

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Train, bus  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Town Hall X99

£36 - £201

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Train  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Wick

£56 - £289

Night train, bus  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the night train from Stirling to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Town Hall X99

£60 - £72

Drive  •  4h 52m

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Wick 250.4 miles

£40 - £60

Train, fly to Kirkwall, bus, ferry, taxi  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Kirkwall (KOI) EDI - KOI
  3. Take the bus from Kirkwall, Travel Centre to St Margarets Hope, Ferry terminal
  4. Take the ferry from St Margarets Hope Ferry Terminal to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal
  5. Take a taxi from Gills Bay Ferry Terminal to Wick

Fly to Inverness, bus  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Inverness (INV) EDI - INV
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Town Hall

£60 - £227

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The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to Wick is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Wick is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Falkirk to Wick. However, there are services departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Wick via Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 22m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Wick is 172 miles. The road distance is 250.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Wick without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 5m and costs £35 - £210.

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It takes approximately 7h 5m to get from Falkirk to Wick, including transfers.

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Falkirk to Wick train services, operated by LNER, depart from Falkirk Grahamston station.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Kirkwall Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Falkirk to Wick train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Wick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkirk to Wick is 250 miles. It takes approximately 4h 52m to drive from Falkirk to Wick.

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  • Distance: 171.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 5m

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

You can take a train from Falkirk to Wick via Inverness in around 8h 22m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£200 - £270
Flights from Edinburgh to Inverness via Stornoway
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£140 - £270
Flights from Edinburgh to Inverness via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£200 - £270
Flights from Edinburgh to Inverness via Stornoway
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£140 - £270
Flights from Edinburgh to Inverness via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Inverness via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to Inverness via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Inverness via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £310
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£21 - £180
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£21 - £30
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £180
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Wick
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £110
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £110
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£10 - £13
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Stagecoach Orkney
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkwall, Travel Centre to St Margarets Hope, Ferry terminal
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach Orkney
Ferry operators
Pentland Ferries
Phone
+44 (0)800 688 8998
Email
sales@pentlandferries.co.uk
Website
pentlandferries.co.uk
Ferry from St Margarets Hope Ferry Terminal to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£17
Website
Pentland Ferries
Other operators
Taxi from Gills Bay Ferry Terminal to Wick
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Triple S Taxi
Phone
+44 1955 611749

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Loganair offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Kirkwall Airport.

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