There are 5 ways to get from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha by train, bus, taxi or car

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, line 309 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Alexandria
  3. Take the line 309 bus from Alexandria Railway Station to Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road) 309

$24 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street) X39
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Alexandria

$19 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station M8
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street) to Alexandria, St Marys School 1A

$19 - $23

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha 26.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha 26.2 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Balmaha, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street), Alexandria, St Marys School, and Alexandria Railway Station in around 3 h 34 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Garelochhead Minibuses +
Phone
01436 810 200
Website
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Alexandria Railway Station to Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street) to Alexandria, St Marys School
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stirling, Scotland and Balmaha is 38 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £35 - £50.

No, there is no direct bus from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha. However, there are services departing from Stirling, Bus Station and arriving at Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road) via Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street) and Alexandria Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Stirling, Scotland to Balmaha, including transfers.