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from Glasgow to Stirling

You can get from Glasgow to Stirling by train, bus or flight.

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Travel Information between Glasgow and Stirling

distanceDistance21 miles (34 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£5 - £10
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £5 • 44 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £10 • 27 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Scotrail

Travel 21 miles (34 km) by coach or train between Glasgow and Stirling. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 27 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £5. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Megabus or Scotrail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Glasgow to Stirling.

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Travel from Glasgow to Stirling
Travel 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 Glasgow to Stirling.
FAQs
What are my travel options from Glasgow to Stirling?

You can travel from Glasgow to Stirling 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Stirling from Glasgow?

The cheapest way from Glasgow to Stirling is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £5 compared to other travel options to Stirling:

A coach is £5 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Glasgow to Stirling costing on average £10.

What is the fastest way to get to Stirling from Glasgow?

The fastest way from Glasgow to Stirling is by train with an average journey time of 27 min.

Other travel options from Glasgow to Stirling can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Stirling by coach can take on average 44 min.

How many miles from Glasgow to Stirling would I travel?

Stirling is approximately 21 miles (34 km) away from Glasgow.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Glasgow to Stirling?

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Stirling is:

  • 51 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Glasgow and Stirling as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Glasgow to Stirling?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Glasgow to Stirling:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Stirling, Gooscroft Bus Station.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Glasgow Central and arrive in Stirling.
Which travel companies can take me from Glasgow to Stirling?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Glasgow to Stirling, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can get you to Stirling by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Megabus from Glasgow to Stirling for £5 on Omio.
  • Travel with Scotrail for trains to Stirling. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Scotrail Glasgow to Stirling tickets on Omio for £10.
Is there a direct service from Glasgow to Stirling?

Yes, there are direct services available from Glasgow to Stirling with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with Megabus with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find around 51 direct trains per day and book this direct train with Scotrail.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Stirling as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Glasgow to Stirling.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Glasgow to Stirling ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Glasgow to Stirling don't make Stirling their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Edinburgh, London or Aberdeen, either of which you could add to your Glasgow and Stirling trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Stirling to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Glasgow to Stirling online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Glasgow to Stirling, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £5 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is £10 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Glasgow to Stirling tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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