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Train  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Falkirk Grahamston

£1 - £50

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Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Stance D to Falkirk, Asda F16

£2 - £4

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Falkirk 12.4 miles

£28 - £35

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Falkirk 12.4 miles

£1 - £3

Stirling to Falkirk by train

The train journey time between Stirling and Falkirk is around 13 min and covers a distance of around 11 miles. The fastest train normally takes 11 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and LNER, the Stirling to Falkirk train service departs from Stirling and arrives in Falkirk Grahamston. Typically 219 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
13 min
Fastest train time:
11 min
Trains per week:
219
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:27
Last train departs at:
23:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stirling to Falkirk train schedules

Stirling → Falkirk
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Stirling to Falkirk is to drive, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Falkirk is to train which costs £1 - £50 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stirling, Stance D and arriving at Falkirk, Asda. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stirling and arriving at Falkirk Grahamston. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Falkirk is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Falkirk without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs £1 - £50.

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The train from Stirling to Falkirk Grahamston takes 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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The best way to get from Stirling to Falkirk is to train which takes 13 min and costs £1 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 49 min.

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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Stirling to Falkirk Grahamston hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £7 and the journey takes 13 min. LNER also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Stirling, Stance D to Falkirk, Asda hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£1 - £50
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £50
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling to Falkirk
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£28 - £35
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 Falkirk bus services, operated by First, arrive at Falkirk, Asda station.

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Stirling to Falkirk train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Falkirk Grahamston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Falkirk is 12 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Stirling to Falkirk.

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