There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 747 bus, bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) 747
  2. Take the bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) X56

$19

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Train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
  2. Take the train from Stirling to Perth

$17 - $29

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Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth 41.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth 41.7 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Perth 41.7 miles

$170 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Perth is 31 miles. The road distance is 41.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth without a car is to line 747 bus and bus which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth is to line 747 bus and bus which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £15. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £12 - £23 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth is 42 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth.

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  • Distance: 31.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Perth, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) in around 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth via Edinburgh Park Station (Edinburgh Trams), Edinburgh Park, and Stirling in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Stirling to Perth
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Perth
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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