There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 500 bus, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Dundas Street (Queen St Station) 500
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

$19 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station 500 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station M8

$13 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus, line 38 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital X24
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Stirling, Bus Station 38

$14 - $15

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling 36.5 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling 36.5 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Stirling 36.5 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling station. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Stirling, Bus Station via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Stirling is 26 miles. The road distance is 36.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling without a car is to line 500 bus and train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £14 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling, including transfers.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling.
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Stirling, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling via Buchanan Bus Station in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Dundas Street (Queen St Station)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Stirling
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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