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Scotrail Stirling Railway Station

Burghmuir Road, Stirling FK8 1PF, Scotland
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Average, nothing special but not horrible like Dundee

There is a good ticket office, snack places, toilets, like many rail stations. Better than some... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
amf1954
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Stirling to Aberdeen

I was often in Stirling station trip Aberdeen good area clean so one time I saw famous football... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
martin m
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Burghmuir Road, Stirling FK8 1PF, Scotland
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

There is a good ticket office, snack places, toilets, like many rail stations. Better than some, nothing special.

Thank amf1954
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I was often in Stirling station trip Aberdeen good area clean so one time I saw famous football bobby Charlton beside me when I in train n sit table opposite bobby Charlton same time went to Aberdeen I think he went in Aberdeen stadium for...More

Thank martin m
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Well laid out old style station I have not used for 20 years or more. Not much has changed, collected tickets from machine at the entrance and good information boards had me at my platform in minutes. It was a cold breeze blowing and a...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Visited here last Sunday disabled toilet out of order so struggled to the main toilets over the bridge they were locked up, cafe closed so no toilets there either A Disgrace for a Public Railway Service.

1  Thank mie494
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

This station is quite a hub as it handles passenger & freight trains from and to Glasgow, Edinburgh, Perth & Inverness and Dundee & Aberdeen. There is also a branch line to Alloa. Twice a day there is a direct East Coast Mainline train to...More

1  Thank Swedishtomcat
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The station is in the city centre, not far from the bus station so excellent links. Good station facilities. Lifts to and from all platforms. Helpful staff. Only station where I've seen plastic bags to put your umbrella in to stop the floor getting slippy,...More

2  Thank kathryndob
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

As a railway station, Stirling manages to keep both its sense of history, clearly retaining many of the historic design features, whilst being sympathetically modernised with the display screens and barriers common to many modern stations. It is well deserving of being a category A...More

1  Thank RTPeat
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Easy enough station to find, staff are helpful and things are well signposted, coffee shop in the station if you need to wait for a train

Thank stuart w
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Lovely station that did a change of train on way back from holiday late at night. Also have had day visit to this station to visit Stirling town to look round shops and the sights. Lovely town and station.

Thank Alan D
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

if you want to visit stirling castle by rail the trains leave Edinburgh every 30 mins and journey time is about 50 mins.it is a steady uphill climb to the castle which is well sign posted from the station

Thank graham p
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nashuanh5
12 January 2018|
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Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
About 15 - 20 minutes from station to castle partly up hill quicker on return journey. Alan
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Thomas B
2 May 2017|
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Response from Scaifee2 | Reviewed this property |
No locker storage available on this station. Sorry.
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