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There are 4 ways to get from Stirling to Doune Castle by bus, taxi or car

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Line 59 bus via Deanston, Bridge of Teith  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Stirling, Stance D to Deanston, Bridge of Teith 59

£2 - £4

3 alternative options

Line 59 bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Stirling, Stance D to Doune, Bank Street 59 / ...

£2 - £4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Doune Castle 8.8 miles

£21 - £25

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Doune Castle 8.8 miles

£1 - £2

Stirling to Doune Castle by bus and walk

The journey time between Stirling and Doune Castle is around 17 min and covers a distance of around 9 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 17 min. Operated by First, the Stirling to Doune Castle service departs from Stirling, Stance D and arrives in Doune Castle. Typically 88 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
17 min
Fastest journey time:
17 min
Services per week:
88
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:20
Last service departs at:
19:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stirling to Doune Castle bus and walk schedules

Stirling → Doune Castle
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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Doune Castle is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Doune Castle is to taxi which costs £21 - £25 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stirling, Stance D and arriving at Deanston, Bridge of Teith. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Doune Castle is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Doune Castle without a car is to line 59 bus via Deanston, Bridge of Teith which takes 29 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The line 59 bus from Stirling, Stance D to Deanston, Bridge of Teith takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Stirling to Doune Castle bus services, operated by First, depart from Stirling, Stance D station.

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Stirling to Doune Castle bus services, operated by First, arrive at Deanston, Bridge of Teith station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Doune Castle is 9 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Stirling to Doune Castle.

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There are 118+ hotels available in Doune Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Doune Castle.
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  • Distance: 6.4 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Doune Castle, Scotland?

First operates a bus from Stirling, Stance D to Deanston, Bridge of Teith hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 17 min.

Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Stance D to Deanston, Bridge of Teith
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Bus from Stirling, Stance D to Doune, Bank Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling to Doune Castle
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
£21 - £25
Stirling Taxis
Phone
+44 1786 816 236
Website
stirlingtaxi.com
Jade Taxis
Phone
+44 1786 446 447
Website
stirlingtaxis.co.uk
City Cabs Stirling
Phone
+44 1786 465 557
Website
citycabs-stirling.co.uk
Braehead Taxis
Phone
+44 1786 445 544

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