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There are 4 ways to get from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the train from Pitlochry to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, North Court to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place 901 / ...

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Bus  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Pitlochry to Glasgow Glasgow - Inverness / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place 901 / ...

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Train  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the train from Pitlochry to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay

Drive  •  2h 8m

  1. Drive from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay 115.6 miles

Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay by train and bus

The journey time between Pitlochry and Wemyss Bay is around 5h 39m and covers a distance of around 125 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 28m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 14m. Operated by First ScotRail Service and McGills Bus Service, the Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay service departs from Pitlochry and arrives in Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place. Typically 19 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 10m
Layover time:
2h 28m
Total time:
5h 39m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 14m
Journey distance:
125 miles
Services per week:
19
Cheapest price:
£25
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:22
Last service departs at:
22:11

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay train and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay is to bus which costs £14 - £29 and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay. However, there are services departing from Pitlochry and arriving at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Pitlochry and Wemyss Bay is 72 miles. The road distance is 115.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 26m and costs £24 - £65.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay, including transfers.

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Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Pitlochry station.

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The best way to get from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay is to bus which takes 3h 45m and costs £14 - £29. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £25 - £130 and takes 4h 5m.

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Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2h 8m to drive from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay.

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  • Distance: 72 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Pitlochry, Scotland and Wemyss Bay, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay via Glasgow and Buchanan Bus Station in around 3h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pitlochry to Wemyss Bay via Perth, Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow Central, Wemyss Bay, and Wemyss Bay Station in around 4h 5m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Pitlochry to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£19 - £60
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £60
Train from Pitlochry to Perth
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £18
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £18
Train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Pitlochry to Perth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£3 - £65
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £65
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, North Court to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Scottish Citylink

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