How to get from St Andrews to Stirling Castle

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Recommended option

Line 99 bus, train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station 99 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Stirling

$19 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Stirling, The Cowane Centre (Douglas Street) 23

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Bus via Stirling, Railway Station  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Stirling, Railway Station 23

$8 - $12

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Stirling Castle 52.7 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between St Andrews, Scotland and Stirling Castle, Scotland?

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from St Andrews to Stirling Castle every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Stirling
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Stirling, The Cowane Centre (Douglas Street)
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Stirling, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Andrews and Stirling Castle is 75 km. The road distance is 84 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Andrews to Stirling Castle is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 2 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from St Andrews to Stirling Castle is to drive which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £8 - £13.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Andrews, Bus Station and arriving at Stirling, The Cowane Centre (Douglas Street). Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from St Andrews to Stirling Castle, including transfers.