Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Stirling

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Cheapest

£5

Average

£7

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Glasgow to Stirling will cost around £ 7 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 5.

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10:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 11:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£51One-way
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12:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 13:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£51One-way
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14:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 15:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£51One-way
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08:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 09:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£71One-way
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17:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h49 18:19Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£71One-way

Bus Timetable Glasgow to Stirling

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06:00Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 06:44Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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07:15Glasgow, Buchanan0h45 08:00Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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08:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 09:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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09:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 10:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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10:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 11:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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11:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 12:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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12:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 13:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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13:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 14:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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14:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 15:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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15:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 16:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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16:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h49 17:19Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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17:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h49 18:19Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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18:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 19:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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22:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h40 23:10Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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23:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h40 00:10Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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Bus times from Glasgow to Stirling

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Fastest Journey

40 m

Average

44 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

35 km

Of the 15 buses that leave Glasgow for Stirling every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 35 km distance in an average of 44 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 49 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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22:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h40 23:10Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£71One-way
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23:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h40 00:10Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£101One-way
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08:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 09:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£71One-way
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09:30Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 10:14Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£71One-way
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06:00Glasgow, Buchanan0h44 06:44Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station
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£71One-way

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Coach Information between Glasgow and Stirling

distanceDistance21 miles (34 km)
durationAverage coach duration44 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£5 (€6)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Glasgow to Stirling cover the 21 miles (34 km) long journey taking on average 44 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £5, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station.

Coach companies

Glasgow to Stirling with National Express

Travel between Glasgow and Stirling from £5 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Stirling from Glasgow, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets from Glasgow to Stirling due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Coaches from Glasgow to Stirling

    Coach travel from Glasgow to Stirling is provided by National Express. With a choice of up to four coach services every day of the week, it's one of the fastest and most convenient ways to travel between the cities. Coaches take as little as 40 minutes to reach Stirling city centre from Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station.

    Which coach companies travel from Glasgow to Stirling?

    Coach services from Glasgow to Stirling are operated by National Express Coaches. National Express is the largest and most well-known coach carrier in the UK, offering fast, efficient, low-cost and reliable services all over the country. It's advisable and often cheaper to book tickets for these services in advance.

    How long is the coach from Glasgow to Stirling?

    National Express coach services from Glasgow Buchanan Street Bus Station to Stirling City Centre take between just 40 minutes and one hour. This is a fast, direct, non-stop service.

    How many coaches are there from Glasgow to Stirling?

    From Monday to Saturday, National Express operates four direct coach services per day from Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling. The earliest service departs Glasgow at 6:00 a.m. with two further morning services and a final daily service departing in the early afternoon. On a Sunday, there are three coach services from Glasgow to Stirling but no 6:00 a.m. service. 

    What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Glasgow to Stirling?

    Departure bus station: All coaches depart from Glasgow's Buchanan Bus Station, the city's main bus and coach terminal. Buchanan Bus Station is located to the north of the city centre and is easy to reach by bus from anywhere in and around the city.  It's a 10-minute walk from Glasgow Central Railway Station and just a five-minute walk from the nearby Glasgow Queen Street Railway Station. Buchanan Bus Station boasts a range of facilities including bike storage, left luggage, ATMs and bike hire.

    Arrival bus station: National Express services from Glasgow arrive at Stirling Bus and Coach Station, which is conveniently located in the very heart of the city centre. From here, there are plenty of options for onward bus travel, whilst Stirling Railway Station is just a three-minute walk away. Stirling Bus Station is home to a cafe, toilets and a ticket desk.

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    FAQs
    How much does a cheap coach to Stirling from Glasgow cost?
    You can find a cheap coach from Glasgow to Stirling for some dates and times for as low as £5  one way in the next 7 days.
    What is the average cost of a coach from Glasgow to Stirling?
    If you’re looking to purchase your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Glasgow to Stirling coach price to come in at an average of £5  one way.
    What is the distance from Glasgow to Stirling via coach?
    The coach distance from Glasgow to Stirling is around 21 miles (34 km).
    How long does it take from Glasgow to Stirling by coach?
    The Glasgow to Stirling coach duration is on average 44 min, which is to be expected when travelling 21 miles (34 km) from Glasgow to Stirling. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
    When travelling by coach from Glasgow to Stirling, which coach station in Glasgow do I depart from and which coach station in Stirling do I arrive in?

    Some of the Glasgow coach stations to Stirling you can start your journey from include Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and Glasgow, Hampden Park. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Stirling include Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station, Stirling, Forth Valley College (Drip Road) and Stirling, St Ninians Roundabout.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arriving in Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station.

    Where is the departure coach station in Glasgow located? Where is the arrival coach station in Stirling located?

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Glasgow Central, located approximately 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival coach station in Stirling, called Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station, is located around 0.1 miles (178 m) away from its city centre.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from Glasgow to Stirling?
    Take the Glasgow to Stirling coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip to Stirling from Glasgow as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any direct coaches to Stirling from Glasgow?
    Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Glasgow to Stirling on Omio with Megabus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your coach ticket.
    How early should I book Glasgow to Stirling coach tickets to get the best deals?
    You can find a coach to Stirling from Glasgow to cost on average £5 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Glasgow to Stirling coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.