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The Bannockburn Visitor Centre will be closed until further notice. However, the grounds and monument will still be open to the public.


Travelling by train to the Bannockburn Heritage Centre is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Bannockburn Heritage Centre is Stirling, which is served by Scotrail and LNER services throughout the day.

Its 2 miles and around 45 minutes to Bannockburn Heritage Centre from the station. As you exit the station turn right towards Goosecroft Road at the roundabout, take the 1st exit and stay on Goosecroft Road. At the next roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Burghmuir Road. After 1.1 miles you'll see a roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Glasgow Road. Then take the 3rd right onto 6 Fairhill Road and Bannockburn Heritage Centre will be on your left.

If you don't fancy the walk, you can catch a bus from the station - look for Bus Stop E, you want the number 51 service to Milton Brae, it's just a 3-minute walk from there.

While the Visitor Centre and Battle of Bannockburn experience will be closed until further notice, you can still enjoy this historic site. The grounds will be open to the public, and you can still visit the Robert the Bruce statue and impressive Bannockburn monument.

Visit the Bannockburn Heritage Centre website for opening information.


Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:20 - 21:00
Saturday 06:20 - 21:00
Sunday 08:50 - 22:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Shops noteNews agent
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
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Coffee shop Coffee kiosk Cold drinks vending machine Food outlet (Seating available)
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
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Baby changeAvailable
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Web kioskUnavailable
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Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces88
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Level to platform 2 with connecting lift to platforms 3 - 8, no access to platform 9 & 10 and connecting footbridge with stairs to all platforms.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
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Most taxis accessible, at front of station.

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