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There are 4 ways to get from Forfar to Perth by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 20 bus, train  •  1 h 49 min

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

$10 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 20 bus, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer 20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Seagate to Perth, Canal Street 39 / ...

$9 - $18

2 alternative options

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

Questions & Answers

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Forfar to Perth. However, there are services departing from Forfar, Council Offices and arriving at Perth, Canal Street via Dundee City Centre, Seagate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Forfar and Perth is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Forfar to Perth without a car is to line 20 bus and train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £7 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Forfar to Perth, including transfers.

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Forfar to Perth bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Forfar, Council Offices station.

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Forfar to Perth bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Perth, Canal Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forfar to Perth is 35 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Forfar to Perth.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Perth. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Forfar to Perth.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

You can take a bus from Forfar to Perth via Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer and Dundee City Centre, Seagate in around 2 h 14 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
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dundee to Perth
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Murraygate
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Seagate to Perth, Canal Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forfar to Perth
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450

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