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There are 6 ways to get from Perth to Braemar by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Aberdeen
  2. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Braemar, Post Office 203 / ...

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Pitlochry
  2. Take a taxi from Pitlochry to Braemar

$120 - $169

4 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Perth, Scotland to Aberdeen, Scotland National Express
  2. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Braemar, Post Office 203 / ...

Bus Stagecoach East Scotland  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Perth, South Street to Holburn Junction X7
  2. Take the bus from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction to Braemar, Post Office 203 / ...

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Perth to Braemar 49.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Perth to Braemar 49.9 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Perth to Braemar is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Perth to Braemar is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Perth to Braemar. However, there are services departing from Perth, Scotland and arriving at Braemar, Post Office via Union Square Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between Perth and Braemar is 43 miles. The road distance is 49.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Perth to Braemar without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Perth to Braemar, including transfers.

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Perth to Braemar bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Perth, Scotland station.

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Perth to Braemar bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Braemar, Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Perth to Braemar is 50 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Perth to Braemar.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Braemar. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Perth to Braemar.
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  • Distance: 42.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

What companies run services between Perth, Scotland and Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Perth to Braemar via Aberdeen, Scotland and Union Square Bus Station in around 5 h 18 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $35
Train from Perth to Pitlochry
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Perth to Pitlochry
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Braemar, Post Office
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction to Braemar, Post Office
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Perth, Scotland to Aberdeen, Scotland
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, South Street to Holburn Junction
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pitlochry to Braemar
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150

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