Dunblane travel guide

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You're Going to Love Dunblane

With a population of 8.056, Dunblane is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country.

When to visit Dunblane

Dunblane in February
Estimated hotel price
$85
1 night at 3-star hotel
Dunblane in February
Estimated hotel price
$85
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Dunblane

Plane

Although Dunblane doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI), which is located 45 km from Dunblane. The shortest flight to Dunblane from the United States departs from Boston and takes around 6h 30m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Dunblane, followed by Lumo. The train journey from Dunblane to Newcastle upon Tyne takes 1h 34m and costs around $18 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Leeds, expect to pay about $73 for a 2h 52m trip. The train station in Dunblane is called Dunblane, and is located 0.3 km from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Dunblane is to pick up a car rental from Edinburgh, which is about 54 km from Dunblane. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Easirent, among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Dunblane, including Megabus, National Express and FlixBus. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Dunblane takes 105 km and will cost you around $14. From Dundee, the ticket costs about $14 for a journey of 153 km.

Airports near Dunblane

Airlines serving Dunblane

United Airlines
Good (2,838 reviews)
Lufthansa
Good (2,145 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (4,380 reviews)
KLM
Good (348 reviews)
Air France
Good (395 reviews)
British Airways
Good (1,410 reviews)
Delta
Excellent (3,046 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (1,323 reviews)
SWISS
Good (454 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,202 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (955 reviews)
Iberia
Good (914 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (1,406 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (278 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (307 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (320 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (537 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (100 reviews)
Finnair
Good (694 reviews)
LATAM Airlines
Good (773 reviews)
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Where to stay in Dunblane

Average rates range from around $98 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $193 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Dunblane

Most booked hotels in Dunblane

Cromlix
Excellent (9.2, 381 reviews)
$212+
Old Churches House
Excellent (8.4, 753 reviews)
$70+
The Woodside
Excellent (9.6, 8 reviews)
$111+
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dunblane Hydro
Good (7.7, 2476 reviews)
$76+
Doune Bed and Breakfast
Poor (0, 0 reviews)
$28+
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Renting a car in Dunblane

Expect to pay $7.38 per gallon in Dunblane (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $88.58 and $118.10. The most frequently booked car type in Dunblane is Compact (Peugeot 208 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy rental cars (Volkswagen Polo or similar) are, on average, 11% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.