Directions from Forfar to Perth

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Forfar, St John's Church to Perth, Canal Street (Speygate) 242 / ...

$13

Cheapest option

Line 20 bus, bus Scottish Citylink  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Forfar, Council Offices (The Cross) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station 20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) M8 / ...

$8 - $15

4 alternative options

Line 20 bus, train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Forfar, Council Offices (The Cross) to Dundee City Centre, Murraygate 20 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Perth

$10 - $15

Line 20 bus, bus via Perth, Canal Street (Speygate)  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Forfar, Council Offices (The Cross) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station 20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Perth, Canal Street (Speygate) 39 / ...

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forfar to Perth 34.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Forfar to Perth 34.9 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Forfar, Scotland and Perth, Scotland?

Fishers Tours of Dundee operates a bus from Forfar to Perth every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Perth
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Forfar, St John's Church to Perth, Canal Street (Speygate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices (The Cross) to Dundee City Centre, Murraygate
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices (The Cross) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Perth, Canal Street (Speygate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forfar to Perth
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Forfar and Perth is 43 km. The road distance is 56 km.

The cheapest way to get from Forfar to Perth is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Forfar to Perth is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £80 - £95.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Forfar, St John's Church and arriving at Perth, Canal Street (Speygate). Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

The bus from Forfar, St John's Church to Perth, Canal Street (Speygate) takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs every four hours.