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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Tayside Region by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth

£16 - £42

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Bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Perth, Bus Station M8 / ...

£15 - £22

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Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Tayside Region 59.6 miles

£9 - £13

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Tayside Region is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Tayside Region is to drive. Taking this option will cost £9 - £13 and takes 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Tayside Region. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Almondbank, Tibbermore Road End via Perth, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Tayside Region is 47 miles. The road distance is 59.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Tayside Region without a car is to train which takes 2h 10m and costs £15 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 10m to get from Glasgow to Tayside Region, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Tayside Region bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Tayside Region is to train which takes 2h 10m and costs £15 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £22 and takes 2h 52m.

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Glasgow to Tayside Region bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Perth, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Tayside Region is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Glasgow to Tayside Region.

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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 10m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Tayside Region, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth hourly. Tickets cost £13 - £40 and the journey takes 1h 6m. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Perth, Bus Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost £12 - £18 and the journey takes 1h 45m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Perth, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
Scottish Citylink

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