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There are 12 ways to get from Stroud to Stirling by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Wolverhampton
  2. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Haymarket
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Stirling

$221 - $353

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Bus, train, night train  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Hereford, Railway Station 33
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Crewe
  3. Take the night train from Crewe to Stirling

$79 - $122

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Train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling

$161 - $259

Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Stroud to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stirling, Scotland National Express

$160 - $195

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Stroud to Stirling 363.2 miles

$75 - $120

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

$106 - $300

Train to Bristol, fly to Glasgow, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Glasgow (GLA) BRS - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

$95 - $233

Train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRS - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$95 - $249

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$106 - $316

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Glasgow  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Stroud (Glos) to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Glasgow (GLA) SOU - GLA
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

$144 - $341

Train to Cardiff, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Edinburgh (EDI) CWL - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$106 - $292

Train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$116 - $287

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The cheapest way to get from Stroud to Stirling is to drive which costs £60 - £90 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stroud to Stirling is to train and fly which costs £70 - £180 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stroud to Stirling. However, there are services departing from Stroud and arriving at Stirling, Scotland via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stroud to Stirling. However, there are services departing from Stroud (Glos) and arriving at Stirling via Cheltenham Spa, Wolverhampton and Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

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The distance between Stroud and Stirling is 312 miles. The road distance is 363.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stroud to Stirling without a car is to train which takes 8 h 24 min and costs £170 - £280.

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It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to get from Stroud to Stirling, including transfers.

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Stroud to Stirling bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stroud station.

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Stroud to Stirling train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Stroud to Stirling is to train which takes 8 h 24 min and costs £170 - £280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £120 - £150 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Stroud to Stirling.
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  • Distance: 311.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 24 min

What companies run services between Stroud, England and Stirling, Scotland?

You can take a train from Stroud to Stirling via Cheltenham Spa, Wolverhampton, and Haymarket in around 8 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stroud to Stirling via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 12 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $220
Off-Peak Single
$160 - $240
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Gloucester to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Virgin West Coast Trains
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Stirling
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Stirling
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$24 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Hereford to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Crewe to Stirling
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$195
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Stroud (Glos) to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Train from Swindon to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stroud to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stirling, Scotland
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Hereford, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Stroud to Stirling bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stirling, Scotland station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stroud to Stirling is 363 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to drive from Stroud to Stirling.

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