The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Perth to Edinburgh will cost around £ 13 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.
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1 h 12 m
1 h 27 m
Trains per day
Of the 10 trains that leave Perth for Edinburgh every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 51 km distance in an average of 1 h 27 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 12 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||32 miles (51 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||£11 (€12)|
|Train companies||Scotrail or London North Eastern Railway|
Trains from Perth to Edinburgh cover the 32 miles (51 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 12 min with our travel partners like Scotrail or London North Eastern Railway. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £9, but the average price of train tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Perth and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Scotrail and Virgin Trains East Coast provide direct trains from Perth to Edinburgh. There is a frequent daytime service with departures roughly every half hour. The first train from Perth leaves just after 5:00 a.m. with the final departure around 10:45 p.m. Journey times range from an hour and 20 minutes to an hour and 45 minutes. Indirect services, with slightly longer journey times, require a change at Stirling.
Departure Station: Perth The city's station is located on the south-western side of Perth, about ten minutes on foot from the centre. Nearby bus stops on King's Place and Leonard Street serve routes around Perth. Taxis are available from the station concourse and adjacent to platform 3.
Arrival Station: Edinburgh Waverley Waverley station is located in the city centre, with nearby bus and tram stops on Princes Street and Waverley Bridge providing connections around Edinburgh. Night buses and airport shuttles stop on the bridge. There is a taxi rank within the station.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Perth and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Perth and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Edinburgh.
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