Local Services


The Royal Bank of Scotland provides a mobile bank service that visits the village.  There is also a Bank of Scotland branch in Aberfoyle.


There are no scheduled routes serving Kinlochard. Stirling Council supports a 'Demand Responsive Transport' (DRT) scheme serving the Strathard area.

More information can be found on the Stirling Council website.

Booking contact telephone numbers: 01786 404040 


Trossachs Cab Company
Tel: 07765 006200

Crescent Cabs
Tel: 01877 382587
Web: www.crescentcabs.co.uk


There is no dental surgery in Kinlochard or Aberfoyle.  The nearest surgeries are:

A Johnston B.D.S
156 Main Street, Callander, Stirlingshire, FK17 8BG
Tel: 01877 330703

Drymen Dental Practice provides NHS dental services to the surrounding area.
The Square, Drymen, Stirlingshire, G63 0BJ
Tel: 01360 661097


There is not a doctor’s surgery in Kinlochard.  GP services and a dispensing pharmacy are available in Aberfoyle.

Aberfoyle Medical Centre,
Aberfoyle, Stirling, FK8 3UX
Tel: 01877 382421

Web: www.aberfoyle-buchlyviesurgeries.co.uk


Although Kinlochard is not usually susceptible to flooding, the B829 from Aberfoyle does occasionally become unusable.

General information is available from Floodline operated by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency. Phone 0345 988 1188

Stirling Council also provides general flooding information as well as live river guage data which can provide a more useful indication of possible disruption. The guages named Duchray Water, Loch Ard, Aberfoyle and Aberfoyle Primary and are of most interest.


There is a mobile library service that visits the village on Wednesday mornings.

Mobile Coverage

In general mobile coverage is very poor after you leave Aberfoyle. There is some coverage provided by "open femto cells" around Kinlochard on the Vodafone network.

Post Office

The Post Office is located in Aberfoyle.

Aberfoyle Post Office
Main Street

Veterinary surgeries

There is not a vet in Kinlochard or Aberfoyle.  The nearest vet is:

Struthers & Scott Veterinary Surgeons
Innes Park
Station Wynd
FK16 6EH

Tel: 01786 841304
Web: www.struthers-scott.co.uk