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

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Train, bus via Stirling  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the train from Lanark 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 8m

  1. Take a taxi from Lanark to Aberfoyle 53.2 miles

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Train, bus  •  3h 43m

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

Bus  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Wellgate to Buchanan Bus Station 240X
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Tourist Information Centre X10a

Drive  •  1h 8m

  1. Drive from Lanark to Aberfoyle 53.2 miles

Lanark to Aberfoyle by train, walk and bus

72 Weekly Services
3h 31m Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Lanark to Aberfoyle is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 8m.

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The fastest way to get from Lanark to Aberfoyle is to taxi which takes 1h 8m and costs £110 - £140.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lanark to Aberfoyle. However, there are services departing from Wellgate and arriving at Tourist Information Centre via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 56m.

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The distance between Lanark and Aberfoyle is 78 miles. The road distance is 53.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Lanark to Aberfoyle without a car is to train and bus via Stirling which takes 3h 31m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 31m to get from Lanark to Aberfoyle, including transfers.

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Lanark to Aberfoyle bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Wellgate station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lanark to Aberfoyle is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Lanark to Aberfoyle.

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Map of how to get from Lanark to Aberfoyle.
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  • Distance: 78.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 31m

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

You can take a bus from Lanark to Aberfoyle via Buchanan Bus Station in around 3h 56m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £20
Website
https://www.scotrail.co.uk/
Standard
£9 - £12
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/
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Tourist Information Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
https://www.mcgillsscotlandeast.co.uk/
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Wellgate to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Other operators
Taxi from Lanark to Aberfoyle
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Estimated price
£110 - £140
Lanark Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 661 127
Clydewide Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 666 333
Website
clydewidetaxis.co.uk

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