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Stirling Castle
Castle Wynd
Tel: +44 (0) 1786 450 000
Email: Stirling Castle

Part of an artist's impression of the Queens bedchamber in the newly refurbished palace.


Parking is available on the castle esplanade and includes disabled spaces.


  • Car parking, maximum four hours. Cars £4.00. (Historic Scotland Members £2.00)
  • Coach parking, maximum four hours. Coaches £5.00

Visitors with disabilities may be offered the site's courtesy vehicle, sponsored by the Bank of Scotland. For more information contact + 44 (0) 1786 450 000

Park and Ride

A park and ride service to Broad Street is operated by Stirling Council. This runs from Mondays to Saturday, approximately every 25 minutes. The price is £1.20 for an adult return, £0.60 for a child return.

Please visit the Stirling Council Park and Ride Scheme pages for more information or download the timetable.

There is also a new hop-on hop-off bus service operated by First from the 27 June 2015 until the 31 August 2015 . It runs seven times a day and connects Stirling Castle with the train station and other tourist destinations. Tickets cost £4.50 (£2.50 for children) for one day or £9.00 (£4.50 for children) for two days and can be used on all First buses in Stirling.

Please visit the Destination Stirling page for more information and bus times.