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Getting Around

Getting Around

The best way to explore pedestrian-friendly Stirling is on foot. Most attractions, shopping areas and places for a drink or a meal are less than a ten minute walk from city centre car parks, bus and rail stations.

Car Parking

Central Stirling has over 5000 car parking spaces.

Park and Ride

Regular buses run from Springkerse and Castleview into the city centre. For more information on park & ride facilities go

Multi-storey car parks
Marches 24 hours (1000 spaces)
Thistles Mon-Sat 08.00-18.30, Sun 10.30-18.00 (1400 spaces)
Wellgreen Mon-Sat 07.30-20.30 Sun 10.00-18.00 (530 spaces)

Pay and display car parks

Burghmuir Road, Forthside in front of the Vue Cinema, Stirling Castle Esplanade, Stirling Rail Station, Linden Avenue and Springkerse Retail Park.

Bus Services

Regular local bus services run from the Bus Station and Murray Place to Bannockburn, Bridge of Allan and the University.

For timetables go to or ring 0870 608 2 608

Rail Services

Bridge of Allan is five minute train ride with three services an hour. For timetables go to or ring 0870 608 2 608

Taxi Ranks

Dumbarton Road at the foot of the Back Walk - 07.30-20.00
Murray Place - 24 hours
Rail station - 24 hours