There are 5 ways to get from Forfar to Perth by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 12 min

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

$12

4 alternative options

Line 20 bus, train  •  1 h 40 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

$13 - $16

Line 20 bus, bus  •  1 h 45 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

$13 - $16

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

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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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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.

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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 bus which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £10.

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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.

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Forfar to Perth bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, depart from Forfar, St John's Church station.

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Forfar to Perth bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Perth, Canal Street (Speygate) 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 269+ hotels available in Perth. Prices start at $72 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 12 min

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 $12 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
$12
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
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
$6
Website
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
$7
Website
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
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
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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