There are 4 ways to get from St Andrews to Stirling Castle by bus, train or car

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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

$22 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 13 min

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

$18

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

$18

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Stirling Castle 52.7 miles

$11 - $17

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

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

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

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The distance between St Andrews and Stirling Castle is 47 miles. The road distance is 52.7 miles.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Stirling Castle without a car is to line 99 bus and train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £16 - £21.

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

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St Andrews to Stirling Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at St Andrews, Bus Station.

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St Andrews to Stirling Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Stirling, The Cowane Centre (Douglas Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to Stirling Castle is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from St Andrews to Stirling Castle.

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There are 329+ hotels available in Stirling Castle. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 46.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from St Andrews to Stirling Castle every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 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
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
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
$6
Website
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
$18
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Stirling, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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