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

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Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Perth

$18 - $24

4 alternative options

Line 747 bus, bus  •  2 h 28 min

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

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

$160 - $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 via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 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 train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £13 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 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 train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £13 - £19. Alternatively, you can line 747 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 28 min.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Perth, Canal 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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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth.
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  • Distance: 31.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Perth via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride to Perth, Canal Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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
$160 - $240

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