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Edinburgh to Perth train information

Edinburgh Perth train map

Train duration 1h33m
Arrival Perth, Scotland
Departure Edinburgh, Scotland
Distance 32 Miles
Train operators ScotRail
Lowest train price from £8.70
Average train price £10.00

There are many train companies across the country & Europe but the journey connecting Edinburgh in Scotland to Perth in Scotland are run by ScotRail.

Using the train is a quick and convenient way to get to Perth from Edinburgh. The average journey time from Edinburgh to Perth is 1h33m to cover the 32 miles.

The cheapest ticket price we've found for the next 30 days is £8.70 one way.

Best prices for Edinburgh to Perth train tickets

from £8.70 MORE 1h33m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £13.30 MORE 2h19m
from £3.50 MORE 1h24m

Edinburgh - Perth prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Edinburgh to Perth by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Best prices for Edinburgh to Perth trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Edinburgh and Perth by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Perth to Edinburgh and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 12:00 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 09:01 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 07:46 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 17:18 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 17:39 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 13:36 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 13:53 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 12:53 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 08:33 ScotRail 2 months ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Perth
£8.70 18/01/2019 17:52 ScotRail 2 months ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

Edinburgh Perth train

Discount Edinburgh - Perth train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your Edinburgh Perth train ticket.

  • In order to understand the benefits of a railcard, you can estimate the number of journeys you need to break even. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

    For your assessment, you have to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, your savings on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average price of a Edinburgh Perth ticket is £9.26 (1).

    Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £9.26: £88/£9.26 = 9.5. You will need to make about 10 trips from Perth to Edinburgh (one way trip) with your railcard to break even.

  • Railcards enable you to get a third off most rail fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Edinburgh to Perth train £9.26 £6.17 £3.09 9.53

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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