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There are 5 ways to get from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Linlithgow

£4 - £12

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Bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Linlithgow, Cross 38 / ...

£6

Line 38 bus, bus  •  1h 33m

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

£12

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace 19.8 miles

£40 - £55

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace 19.8 miles

£3 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The fastest way to get from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £40 - £55.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stirling, Bus Station station and arriving at Linlithgow, Cross. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stirling and arriving at Linlithgow. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Linlithgow Palace is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs £4 - £12.

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The train from Stirling to Linlithgow takes 24 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Stirling to Linlithgow Palace bus services, operated by First Scotland East, depart from Stirling, Bus Station.

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Stirling to Linlithgow Palace train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Stirling station.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace is to train which takes 30 min and costs £4 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 and takes 1h 11m.

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  • Distance: 16.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Linlithgow Palace, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Stirling to Linlithgow every 4 hours. Tickets cost £4 - £12 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, First Scotland East operates a bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Linlithgow, Cross 5 times a day. Tickets cost £6 and the journey takes 1h 9m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£9 - £12
Bus operators
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Linlithgow, Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Falkirk, Asda
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Bus from Falkirk, Asda to Linlithgow, Cross
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
£40 - £55
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 Linlithgow Palace bus services, operated by First Scotland East, arrive at Linlithgow, Cross station.

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Stirling to Linlithgow Palace train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Linlithgow station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Linlithgow Palace is 20 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Stirling to Linlithgow Palace.

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