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There are 4 ways to get from Stirling to Parkhead by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  55 min

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

£8 - £21

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Islamic Centre to Buchanan Bus Station 909 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Carntyne

£8 - £11

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Parkhead 26.6 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Parkhead 26.6 miles

£4 - £6

Stirling to Parkhead by train

The train journey time between Stirling and Parkhead is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 32 miles. The fastest train normally takes 39 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Stirling to Parkhead train service departs from Stirling and arrives in Carntyne. Typically 304 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
52 min
Fastest train time:
39 min
Trains per week:
304
Cheapest price:
£8
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:49
Last train departs at:
23:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stirling to Parkhead train schedules

Stirling → Parkhead
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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Parkhead is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The fastest way to get from Stirling to Parkhead is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £55 - £70.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Parkhead. However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Carntyne via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Parkhead is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Parkhead without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs £7 - £21.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Stirling to Parkhead, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Parkhead is 27 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Stirling to Parkhead.

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There are 289+ hotels available in Parkhead. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 21.2 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Parkhead, Glasgow City, Scotland?

You can take a train from Stirling to Parkhead via Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Queen Street Low Level in around 55 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 Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
36 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 Queen Street Low Level to Carntyne
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £2
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Islamic Centre to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling to Parkhead
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
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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