There are 11 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stirling by plane, train, subway, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$59 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$52 - $152

9 alternative options

Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow, train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

$84 - $251

Train, Tube to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  4. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$106 - $274

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$99 - $229

Bus to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$60 - $162

Train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling

$77 - $118

Bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Glasgow National Express

$135 - $160

Bus, train  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Stirling, Bus Station 38 / ...

$172 - $243

Night train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Watford Junction to Stirling

$58 - $88

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stirling 417.9 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stirling is to night train which costs £40 - £70 and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stirling is to fly and train which costs £45 - £160 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Stirling is 353 miles. The road distance is 417.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stirling, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stirling station. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Stirling, Bus Station via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Stirling, Scotland?

You can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stirling via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, and Edinburgh in around 7 h 15 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stirling once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $150 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
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
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Watford Junction to Stirling
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$202
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $80
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com

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