There are 6 ways to get from South Queensferry to Falkirk by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Dalmeny to Falkirk Grahamston

$6 - $9

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Bus, line 38 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Queensferry, Police Station (Episcopalian Church) to Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street) 63 / ...
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street) to Falkirk, Municipal Buildings (Opp Municipal Buildings) 38

$5 - $7

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Train via Haymarket  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Dalmeny to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Falkirk Grahamston

$7 - $14

Line 63 bus, train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from Queensferry, Stonycroft Road (at Scotmid) to Edinburgh Park, Hermiston Gait Retail Park (Edinburgh Park Station) 63
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Queensferry to Falkirk 16.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from South Queensferry to Falkirk 16.9 miles

$3 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from South Queensferry station to Falkirk. However, there are services departing from Queensferry, Police Station (Episcopalian Church) and arriving at Falkirk, Municipal Buildings (Opp Municipal Buildings) via Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dalmeny and arriving at Falkirk Grahamston. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between South Queensferry and Falkirk is 15 miles. The road distance is 16.9 miles.

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The best way to get from South Queensferry to Falkirk without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs .

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The train from Dalmeny to Falkirk Grahamston takes 27 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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South Queensferry to Falkirk bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Queensferry, Police Station (Episcopalian Church).

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South Queensferry to Falkirk train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dalmeny station.

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The best way to get from South Queensferry to Falkirk is to train which takes 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 38 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 20 min.

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South Queensferry to Falkirk bus services, operated by First, arrive at Falkirk, Municipal Buildings (Opp Municipal Buildings) station.

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

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Map of how to get from South Queensferry to Falkirk.
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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between South Queensferry, Scotland and Falkirk, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from South Queensferry to Falkirk 5 times a week. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Queensferry to Falkirk via Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street) in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dalmeny to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Dalmeny to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $5
Train from Haymarket to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Edinburgh Park to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Queensferry, Police Station (Episcopalian Church) to Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Queensferry, Stonycroft Road (at Scotmid) to Edinburgh Park, Hermiston Gait Retail Park (Edinburgh Park Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
E + M Horsburgh
Phone
01506 432 251
Email
reception@emhbus.com
Website
horsburghcoaches.com
Bus from Queensferry, Police Station (Rose Lane) to Kirkliston, Roundabout (Kirklands Park Street)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
horsburghcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Queensferry to Falkirk
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between South Queensferry to Falkirk is 17 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from South Queensferry to Falkirk.

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