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There are 5 ways to get from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park

£8 - £26

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus, bus  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Falkirk, Asda 38 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Falkirk, Asda to Maybury Road X38

£6 - £7

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Islamic Centre to Maybury Road 909

£8 - £12

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway 31.7 miles

£70 - £90

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway 31.7 miles

£4 - £7

Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway by train and tram

The journey time between Stirling and Edinburgh Gateway is around 58 min and covers a distance of around 32 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 44 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and Edinburgh Trams, the Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway service departs from Stirling and arrives in Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway. Typically 200 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
58 min
Fastest journey time:
44 min
Services per week:
200
Cheapest price:
£8
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:42
Last service departs at:
23:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway train and tram schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
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Stirling → Edinburgh Gateway
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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stirling, Islamic Centre and arriving at Maybury Road. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway. However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway via Edinburgh Park Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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It is 27 miles from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway. It is approximately 31.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £8 - £26.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway, including transfers.

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Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Stirling, Islamic Centre station.

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Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Stirling station.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway is to train which takes 47 min and costs £8 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 13m.

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  • Distance: 27 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Edinburgh Gateway, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park hourly. Tickets cost £7 - £20 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Stirling, Islamic Centre to Maybury Road every 4 hours. Tickets cost £8 - £12 and the journey takes 1h 3m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Islamic Centre to Maybury Road
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Scottish Citylink
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Falkirk, Asda
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, Asda to Maybury Road
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
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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Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Maybury Road station.

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Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Edinburgh Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway is 32 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Stirling to Edinburgh Gateway.

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