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Train Information between Manchester and Stirling

distanceDistance193 miles (312 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£56 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFirst Transpennine Express

Trains from Manchester to Stirling cover the 193 miles (312 km) long route taking on average 4 h 27 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £56, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £56. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Stirling.

Travel Tips

Trains from Manchester to Stirling
Travel by train to Stirling easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Stirling.
How much do cheap trains to Stirling from Manchester cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Stirling from Manchester to cost as little as £56  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Manchester to Stirling on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Stirling train price to come in at an average of £56  one way.
What is the distance by train from Manchester to Stirling?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Stirling from Manchester via train to be approximately 193 miles (312 km).
How long does it take from Manchester to Stirling by train?
On average the train from Manchester to Stirling duration is 4 h 27 min  for the 193 miles (312 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Manchester goes to Stirling? Which train station do I come into Stirling from Manchester?

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Stirling   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Manchester train station located? Where is the Stirling train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Stirling, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which train companies can get me from Manchester to Stirling?
Take the Manchester to Stirling train with First Transpennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Manchester and Stirling as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Stirling from Manchester?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Manchester to Stirling. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Manchester to Stirling? When is the last train from Manchester to Stirling?
The first Manchester to Stirling train departs at 07: 48   and the last train from Manchester to Stirling leaves at 08: 26. Check out the most up-to-date Manchester to Stirling train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket between Manchester and Stirling to get the best deals?
You can find a train to Stirling from Manchester to cost on average £56 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to Stirling train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester Oxford Road
Manchester Piccadilly

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Manchester Victoria