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There are 12 ways to get from London to Falkirk by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train via Edinburgh  •  4h 55m

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

$68 - $106

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Bus  •  11h 4m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church 38

$45 - $83

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Train  •  5h 1m

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

$60 - $95

Train TransPennine Express  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Haymarket

$197 - $300

Drive  •  6h 51m

  1. Drive from London to Falkirk 416.3 miles

$85 - $130

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  3h 26m

  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  •  3h 24m

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

$82 - $252

Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, train  •  3h 50m

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

$54 - $150

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  3h 43m

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

$66 - $180

Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  3h 46m

  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

$59 - $165

Fly London City to Glasgow, train  •  4h 22m

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

$91 - $315

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI

$97 - $292

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

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The quickest way to get from London to Falkirk is to fly and train which costs £60 - £200 and takes 3h 24m.

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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 via Edinburgh, Princes Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 4m.

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

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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 4h 55m and costs £50 - £85.

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It takes approximately 4h 55m to get from London to Falkirk, including transfers.

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

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London to Falkirk train services, operated by LNER, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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The best way to get from London to Falkirk is to train which takes 4h 55m and costs £50 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £65 and takes 11h 4m.

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Map of how to get from London to Falkirk.
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  • Distance: 346.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 55m

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

You can take a train from London to Falkirk via Edinburgh in around 4h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Falkirk via Edinburgh and Edinburgh, Princes Street in around 11h 4m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from London Kings Cross to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $180
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 20 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
20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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London to Falkirk bus services, operated by First, arrive at Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church station.

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London to Falkirk train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Falkirk Grahamston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Falkirk is 416 miles. It takes approximately 6h 51m to drive from London to Falkirk.

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Flybe and British Airways offer flights from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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Book your London to Falkirk train tickets online with Loco2, Rome2rio and two other operators.

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There are 354+ hotels available in Falkirk. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21m and costs £3 - £4.

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