There are 11 ways to get from London to Falkirk by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Falkirk Grahamston

$60 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) 38

$46 - $83

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Train, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) 38

$239 - $366

Drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London to Falkirk 416.3 miles

$85 - $130

Fly London City to Glasgow, train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Falkirk High

$90 - $314

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston

$74 - $230

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, train  •  3 h 59 min

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

$82 - $252

Train to Southend, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Glasgow (GLA) SEN - GLA

$119 - $434

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 13 min

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

$66 - $180

Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston

$54 - $150

Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

$63 - $168

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Falkirk is to train which costs £45 - £75 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Falkirk is to fly and train which costs £65 - £240 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Falkirk. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Station and arriving at Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) via Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Falkirk Grahamston. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

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The distance between London and Falkirk is 347 miles. The road distance is 416.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Falkirk without a car is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs £45 - £75.

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The train from London Kings Cross to Falkirk Grahamston takes 5 h 1 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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London to Falkirk bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at London Victoria Station.

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Map of how to get from London to Falkirk.
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  • Distance: 346.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between London, England and Falkirk, Scotland?

LNER operates a train from London to Falkirk twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 5 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Falkirk via Edinburgh and Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) in around 10 h 17 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
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 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, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
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
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Southend to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Southend to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
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
Train operators
LNER
Virgin West Coast Trains
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Falkirk High
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators

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