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There are 5 ways to get from Irvine to Aberfoyle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus via Stirling  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the train from Irvine to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
  3. Take the bus from Stance B to Queens Crescent

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Taxi  •  1h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Irvine to Aberfoyle 52.9 miles

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the train from Irvine to Glasgow Central Ayr - Glasgow Central / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sauchiehall Street to Tourist Information Centre X10a

Bus  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Bus Station to Bath Street X76 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sauchiehall Street to Tourist Information Centre X10a

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Irvine to Aberfoyle 52.9 miles

Irvine to Aberfoyle by train, walk and bus

72 Weekly Services
3h 13m Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Irvine to Aberfoyle is to drive which costs £13 - £21 and takes 1h 4m.

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The fastest way to get from Irvine to Aberfoyle is to taxi which takes 1h 4m and costs £110 - £130.

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No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Aberfoyle. However, there are services departing from Mill Road and arriving at Tourist Information Centre via Bus Station and Sauchiehall Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 58m.

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The distance between Irvine and Aberfoyle is 79 miles. The road distance is 52.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Aberfoyle without a car is to train and bus via Stirling which takes 3h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from Irvine to Aberfoyle, including transfers.

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Irvine to Aberfoyle bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Bus Station.

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Irvine to Aberfoyle bus services, operated by Midland Bluebird, arrive at Tourist Information Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Irvine to Aberfoyle is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Irvine to Aberfoyle.

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Map of how to get from Irvine to Aberfoyle.
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  • Distance: 78.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 13m

What companies run services between Irvine, Scotland and Aberfoyle, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Irvine to Aberfoyle via Bus Station, Bath Street, and Sauchiehall Street in around 3h 58m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Irvine to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £20
Website
https://www.scotrail.co.uk/
Standard
£9 - £13
1st Class
£14 - £20
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £20
Website
https://www.scotrail.co.uk/
Standard
£9 - £12
1st Class
£14 - £20
Bus operators
Midland Bluebird
Phone
03330 16 61 62
Email
enquiries@mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk
Website
mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk
Bus from Stance B to Queens Crescent
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
https://www.mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk/
Bus from Sauchiehall Street to Tourist Information Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
https://www.mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk/
Stagecoach West Scotland
Phone
0345 241 8000
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bus Station to Bath Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
https://www.stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Irvine to Aberfoyle
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Estimated price
£110 - £130
Phoenix Taxis
Phone
+44 1294 212 020
Irvine TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 1294 278 910
Elite Taxis
Phone
+44 1294 278 315

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