How to travel from Perth to Glasgow

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Travel Information from Perth to Glasgow

distanceDistance48 miles (78 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $25
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€24) • 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Scotrail

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 48 miles (78 km) to Glasgow from Perth. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Megabus or Scotrail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Perth to Glasgow.

Travel Tips: Travel from Perth to Glasgow

Travel Tips: Travel to Glasgow easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Perth to Glasgow.

There are 4 travel options from Perth to Glasgow: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Perth to Glasgow is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $4 (€4) compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

Taking a flight is about $5 (€4) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€8) for this journey.

A flight is $21 (€20) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Perth to Glasgow costing on average $25 (€24).

The fastest way from Perth to Glasgow is by train with an average journey time of 58 min.

There are alternative travel options to Glasgow that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 1 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

You should expect to travel around 48 miles (78 km) between Perth and Glasgow.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Perth to Glasgow:

  • Buses mostly depart from Perth, Bus Station (stance 5) and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Perth and tend to arrive in Glasgow Central.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Perth to Glasgow, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Megabus to go to Glasgow by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Perth to Glasgow tickets on Omio for $9 (€8).
  • Travel with Scotrail to go to Glasgow by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Scotrail Perth to Glasgow tickets on Omio for $25 (€24).

Yes, there are direct services available from Perth to Glasgow with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct bus with Megabus.
  • You can travel directly by train with Scotrail.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Glasgow as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Glasgow from Perth.

Omio customers who travel from Perth to Glasgow often also extend their vacation to go to London, Edinburgh or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Glasgow and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Perth to Glasgow, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $9 (€8) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $4 (€4) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $25 (€24) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Perth to Glasgow tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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