There are 4 ways to get from Pitlochry to Dunkeld by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 12 min
£1 - £50
3 alternative options
Line 27 bus • 29 min
£3 - £5
Taxi • 14 min
£28 - £35
Drive • 14 min
£1 - £3
Pitlochry to Dunkeld by train
The train journey time between Pitlochry and Dunkeld is around 12 min and covers a distance of around 13 miles. The fastest train normally takes 11 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and LNER, the Pitlochry to Dunkeld train service departs from Pitlochry and arrives in Dunkeld & Birnam. Typically 60 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Pitlochry to Dunkeld train schedules
Trains departing Saturday, July 24, 2021
Trains departing Sunday, July 25, 2021
Trains departing Monday, July 26, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Pitlochry to Dunkeld is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.
The quickest way to get from Pitlochry to Dunkeld is to train which costs £1 - £50 and takes 12 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pitlochry, Newholme Avenue and arriving at Dunkeld, Royal Dunkeld Hotel. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pitlochry and arriving at Dunkeld & Birnam. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.
The distance between Pitlochry and Dunkeld is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.3 miles.
The best way to get from Pitlochry to Dunkeld without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs £1 - £50.
The train from Pitlochry to Dunkeld & Birnam takes 12 min including transfers and departs five times a day.
Pitlochry to Dunkeld bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Pitlochry, Newholme Avenue station.
Pitlochry to Dunkeld train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Pitlochry station.
The best way to get from Pitlochry to Dunkeld is to train which takes 12 min and costs £1 - £50. Alternatively, you can line 27 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.
What companies run services between Pitlochry, Scotland and Dunkeld, Scotland?
First ScotRail Service operates a train from Pitlochry to Dunkeld & Birnam every 4 hours. Tickets cost £3 - £9 and the journey takes 12 min. LNER also services this route once a week. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Pitlochry, Newholme Avenue to Dunkeld, Royal Dunkeld Hotel once daily. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 29 min.
Train from Pitlochry to Dunkeld & Birnam
- Ave. Duration
- 12 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- £3 - £9
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £3 - £5
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £6 - £9
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Pitlochry to Dunkeld bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dunkeld, Royal Dunkeld Hotel station.
Pitlochry to Dunkeld train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Dunkeld & Birnam station.
Yes, the driving distance between Pitlochry to Dunkeld is 12 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Pitlochry to Dunkeld.
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