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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Doune Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 59 bus

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Stirling, Stance D to Deanston, Bridge of Teith

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Bus, line 59 bus

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Deanston, Bridge of Teith

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Doune Castle

Drive

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Doune Castle

Glasgow to Doune Castle by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Doune Castle is around 1h 32m and covers a distance of around 38 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 44 min. The fastest journey normally takes 54 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and First, the Glasgow to Doune Castle service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Doune Castle. Typically 88 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
48 min
Layover time:
44 min
Total time:
1h 32m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
54 min
Journey distance:
38 miles
Services per week:
88
Cheapest price:
£9
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:53
Last service departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Doune Castle train, bus and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Glasgow to Doune Castle is to drive, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Doune Castle is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Doune Castle. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Deanston, Bridge of Teith via Stirling, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Doune Castle is 24 miles. The road distance is 34.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Doune Castle without a car is to train and line 59 bus which takes 2h 1m and costs £8 - £23.

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It takes approximately 2h 1m to get from Glasgow to Doune Castle, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Doune Castle bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Doune Castle bus services, operated by First, arrive at Deanston, Bridge of Teith station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Doune Castle is 34 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Glasgow to Doune Castle.

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There are 118+ hotels available in Doune Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Doune Castle.
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  • Distance: 23.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 1m

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Doune Castle via Stirling, Bus Station and Deanston, Bridge of Teith in around 2h 13m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Stance D to Deanston, Bridge of Teith
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
First
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Deanston, Bridge of Teith
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
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
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Doune Castle
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk

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