Perth tourist and travel information

Perth tourist and travel information

Black Watch Museum Perth

Perth High Street

River Tay at Perth

Black Watch Museum Perth

Perth High Street

River Tay at Perth

Perth is an historical Scottish city and modern shopping centre. Perth, otherwise known as The Fair City, is situated on the banks of the River Tay, in the Scottish Lowlands. The city is a bustling market town with much to offer the tourist.

There are shops, galleries and theatre in the town centre, scenery, castles, walks and attractions in the countryside around. Nearby is historic Scone Palace and Perth Racecourse. Tourist attractions include Branklyn Gardens, and Kinnoull Hill which offers fine views across the Tay.

St. John's Kirk Perth

Perth Travel Information

Perth Perth is a key transport hub for journeys by car and rail throughout Scotland

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bus and coach travel

Perth - Travel by coach Perth - Travel by coach - Leonard Street (also the location of Perth railway station) bus station sees coaches to most major destinations in Scotland. Local buses are run by Stagecoach. Perth Park and Ride site is adjacent to the Broxden roundabout.

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Travel by train

Perth - Travel by train Perth - Travel by train - Perth railway station (Leonard Street) has regular services to Fife, Edinburgh Waverley via the Forth Bridge, east to Dundee and Aberdeen, and south to Glasgow Queen Street. Two direct trains per day to London, one to King's Cross, one to Euston. 6 hours train journey from London, Kings Cross - 1 hour direct train journey from Edinburgh - 3 hours train journey from Newcastle

SCOTRAIL at www.scotrail.co.uk

National Express East Coast runs fast, frequent passenger train services on the East Coast Main Line between London King’s Cross, the East Midlands, Yorkshire, the North East of England and Scotland. Customer Relations Tel: 08457 225 333. nationalexpresseastcoast.com

Travel by train

Perth - Travel by train Perth - Travel by train - Perth Station, Leonard Street, Perth, Perth & Kinross. Glasgow /Edinburgh - Aberdeen /Inverness routes. Staffed for all trains. Disabled toilet. Station buffet. Car park with some disabled spaces. A taxi rank. Public phone.

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M 90 Motorway

Roads Perth - Travel by road - Perth is about 1/2 mile East of Junction 11 of the M 90 Motorway. The M 90 Motorway links the Forth Road Bridge at North Queensferry to Perth. Edinburgh is about 40 miles from Perth.

M 90 Motorway

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Perth - Travel by road Perth - Travel by road - The M90 runs south from the town to Edinburgh. The M90 runs from Inverkeithing, at the north end of the Forth Road Bridge, to Perth, via Dunfermline, Cowdenbeath and Kinross.The A9 road connects it to Stirling and Glasgow in the south west and Inverness in the north. The A85 to Crieff and Crianlarich, the A93 to Blairgowrie, the A94 to Coupar Angus and Forfar. The very tall Friarton Bridge was built in 1978 and takes the M90 east to Dundee and Aberdeen. Broxden Junction, just outside Perth, is a major road hub, from which all six cities in Scotland, as well as Perth, a former city, can be reached and are signposted from one of its exits

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Air - Perth Air - Perth has a small airport (non commercial) 4 miles north east of Perth at New Scone. It is used by private aircraft and for pilot training. Nearest major airport: Edinburgh.

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Travel be Car

Car Hire - Perth Perth - Car Hire - Thrifty Car Rental, ST ANDREWS STREET, PERTH, PH2 8HY. Tel: 01738 633 677

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Cycling

Scottish Cycling HolidaysCycle Hire - Perth Perth - Cycle Hire & Cycling Holidays - Scottish Cycling Holidays, 87 Perth Street, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, PH10 6DT. Telephone 01250 876100 - Please note that day hire is only available from our Blairgowrie base. A pick up / drop off service can be available: collect your bike at a convenient location and drop it off when you are finished. Current locations are Aberdeen, Dundee, Glasgow, Inverness,Perth. Advance booking is essential for all bike hire. www.scotcycle.co.uk

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Shopping

Stores Perth - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 75-85 High Street, Perth, Tayside, PH1 5TJ. Tel: 01738 635252. British Home Store Perth - 134-148 High Street, Perthshire, PH1 5UH. Tel: 0845 8410247. Woolworths - 111-117 High Street, Perth PH1 5UR.

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Sport

Sport Perth - Sport - ICE SKATING. DEWARS PERTH, Glover Street, Perth, PH2 OTH. Tel: 01738 624188.

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Sport

Sport Perth - Sport - Craigie Hill Golf Club, Cherrybank, Perth, Perthshire PH2 0NE. On the outskirts, south of Perth. Tel: 01738620829. King James VI Golf Club, Moncreiffe Island, Perth, Perthshire PH2 8NR. Situated on a island on the River Tay in Perth.Tel: 01738 632460. Murrayshall Golf Club, Scone, Perthshire PH2 7PH. Tel: 01738554804. About 2 miles east of Perth. North Inch Golf Club, c/o Perth & Kinross Council, 5 High Street, Perth PH1 7JS. Beside Bell Sports Stadium. Tel: 01738636481.

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Perth Theatre

Entertainment Perth - Entertainment and attractions - Perth Theatre, High Street, Perth. Tel: 01738 621031. Perth Concert Hall, 185 High Street, Perth. Tel: 01738 621031.

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River Tay at Perth

River Tay at Perth

River Tay at Perth

River Tay at Perth

River Tay at Perth

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North Inch Park Perth

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North Inch Park Perth

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Perth Museum & Art Gallery

Black Watch Museum Perth

Perth Sports Centre

Perth Museum & Art Gallery

Black Watch Museum Perth

Perth Sports Centre

Perth Theatre

St. John's Kirk Perth

Perth High Street

Perth Theatre

St. John's Kirk Perth

Perth High Street

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For hotels accommodation in other areas near to Perth, Perthshire see Blairgowrie hotels & Dundee hotels.

Perth - Local Information. Chemist Perth Browns Tel: 01738 624843 - Chemist Perth Lloyds Pharmacy 01738 624492 - Clydesdale Bank Perth 01738 624085 - Royal Bank Of Scotland Perth 01738 621777 - Drumhar Health Centre Perth 01738 621726 - Bridgend Post Office Perth 01738 624637 - Perth Garage Perth 01738 443888 - A K Bell Library Perth (01738) 444949 - Perth Leisure Pool 01738 635 454

Telephoning Perth from abroad - To dial a number in Perth from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Perth

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