National Grid reference: NS 789 940
Telephone: 01786 450 000
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Please note parking on Stirling Castle esplanade is currently restricted and often reaches capacity, please allow plenty of time to park, and use alternative parking and public transport options wherever possible. See Stirling City Parking Guide for alternate nearby parking and map.
We are unable to accommodate cars with trailers, caravans or mobile homes.
Castleview Park and Ride operates Mon-Sat going to Broad Street, just a short walk from the castle. Situated just off junction 10 of the M9 motorway, postcode FK9 4TW.
The Stirling Land Train leaves at regular intervals, running from the town centre to the castle esplanade.
The Stirling Tourist Service 1314, runs daily from July until the second weekend in September.
Whilst both Stirling Bus and Train Stations are within walking distance of the castle, it is situated up a steep hill.
For visitors wishing to visit other attractions around Stirling including our newest attraction The Engine Shed, there is parking in the adjacent public car park Forthside Way Car Park, FK8 1QZ costing £2 for the day.
There are a limited number of disabled spaces which are offered on a first come, first served basis.
- Car parking, maximum four hours. Cars £4.00. (Historic Scotland Members £2.00)
- Coach parking, maximum four hours. Coaches £5.00
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