There are 12 ways to get from London to Stirling, Scotland by train, bus, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 17 min

$65 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. National Express

$30 - $45

10 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. 38 / ...

$244 - $373

Night train  •  7 h 36 min

$55 - $80

Drive  •  6 h 53 min

  1. 419 miles

$90 - $130

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. LCY - EDI

$77 - $234

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. LHR - EDI

$85 - $256

Fly London City to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. LCY - GLA

$93 - $317

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. LGW - EDI

$69 - $185

Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. STN - EDI

$57 - $154

Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. LTN - EDI

$59 - $172

Train to Southend, fly to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. SEN - GLA

$123 - $438

Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Stirling, Scotland is 570 km. The road distance is 670 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Stirling, Scotland is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 9 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Stirling, Scotland is to fly and train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs £60 - £200.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Stirling. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Golders Green and arriving at Stirling, Scotland. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

The train from London Kings Cross to Stirling takes 5 h 17 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from London to Stirling, Scotland twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 17 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Stirling, Scotland once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 9 h 25 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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 City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 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 Saturday
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 London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Stirling
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$204
Sleeper Seat
$55 - $80
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 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Hourly
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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