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

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Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Helensburgh Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth

$27 - $34

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Bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Helensburgh Railway Station to Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella (Hope Street) 1B
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Perth, South Street (The Tavern) M8

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Helensburgh Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Perth, South Street (The Tavern) M8

$22 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Helensburgh to Perth 66.7 miles

$14 - $21

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No, there is no direct bus from Helensburgh station to Perth. However, there are services departing from Helensburgh Railway Station and arriving at Perth, South Street (The Tavern) via Glasgow, Argyle Street (Radisson Hotel) and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Helensburgh to Perth. However, there are services departing from Helensburgh Central and arriving at Perth via Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Helensburgh and Perth is 57 miles. The road distance is 66.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Helensburgh to Perth without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Helensburgh to Perth, including transfers.

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Helensburgh to Perth bus services, operated by First, arrive at Helensburgh Railway Station.

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Helensburgh to Perth train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Helensburgh Central station.

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The best way to get from Helensburgh to Perth is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 56 min.

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Helensburgh to Perth bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Perth, South Street (The Tavern) station.

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Helensburgh to Perth train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Perth station.

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  • Distance: 57 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

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

You can take a train from Helensburgh to Perth via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and Glasgow Queen Street in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Helensburgh to Perth via Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella (Hope Street), Glasgow, Argyle Street (Radisson Hotel), and Buchanan Bus Station in around 3 h 56 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Helensburgh Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $10
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $24
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Yes, the driving distance between Helensburgh to Perth is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Helensburgh to Perth.

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