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There are 6 ways to get from Stirling to Holytown by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Holytown

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Wellgreen Road to Buchanan Bus Station

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Train via Airdrie, Callon Street

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Airdrie

Bus, line 247 bus

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances
  2. Take the line 247 bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances to Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool
  3. Take the bus from Airdrie, Callon Street to Holytown, Windsor Road

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Holytown

Drive

  1. Drive from Stirling to Holytown

Stirling to Holytown by train and walk

The journey time between Stirling and Holytown is around 1h 32m and covers a distance of around 42 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 36 min. The fastest journey normally takes 54 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 130 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
55 min
Layover time:
36 min
Total time:
1h 32m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
54 min
Journey distance:
42 miles
Services per week:
130
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:26
Last service departs at:
23:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stirling to Holytown train and walk schedules

Stirling → Holytown
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The cost-effective way to get from Stirling to Holytown is to drive, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Holytown is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stirling to Holytown. However, there are services departing from Stirling, Wellgreen Road and arriving at Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Holytown. However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Holytown via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 52m.

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The distance between Stirling and Holytown is 21 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Holytown without a car is to train which takes 1h 52m and costs £9 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1h 52m to get from Stirling to Holytown, including transfers.

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Stirling to Holytown bus services, operated by First, depart from Stirling, Wellgreen Road station.

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

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The best way to get from Stirling to Holytown is to train which takes 1h 52m and costs £9 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Holytown.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 52m

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

You can take a train from Stirling to Holytown via Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central in around 1h 52m. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Stirling, Wellgreen Road to Buchanan Bus Station hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 1h 17m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Glasgow Central to Holytown
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £8
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£6 - £8
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Airdrie
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Scottish Citylink
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Airdrie, Callon Street to Holytown, Windsor Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
JMB Travel
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Airdrie, Callon Street to Holytown, Windsor Road
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling to Holytown
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
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 Holytown bus services, operated by First, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Holytown is 30 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Stirling to Holytown.

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