Getting Here

Whether you’re a tourist visiting the area, a resident exploring your travel options or a commuter looking for the latest travel information, we’ve got it covered.
Cars
There’s a wide range of safe and secure, short stay car parks within the city centre. If you wish to stay all day, follow the signs for South Inch, Kinnoull Street, Thimble Row or Canal Street car parks. These car parks are a short walk from the High Street.

More information on parking in Perth can be found here

PERTH & KINROSS LIFT SHARE SCHEME
This scheme is provided by the regional TACTRAN network. It is free to use – you simply share the travel costs. Their website links drivers and passengers together online and is part of the largest journey sharing scheme in the UK. The project also helps to provide a lifeline in rural areas and there is no obligation to share.

www.perthandkinrossliftshare.com

PARK+RIDE
There are 2 Park & Ride sites in the Perth area.

 

Broxden Park and Ride

Broxden Park & Ride is located at a small service area just off the M90 on the outskirts of Perth.

Stagecoach bus services 7A and 7B provide an easy link between Broxden and Perth City Centre.

These services operate via Scone P&R, Perth city centre, Hillend and Broxden P&R.

A day return ticket is priced at just £1.60, with children travelling for 80p.

Parking is free at Broxden P&R, so why not leave the car behind and visit Perth City Centre for lunch or some retail therapy?

Journeys run up to every 20 minutes, Mondays to Saturdays and up to every 30 mins on Sundays.

Click here for more detailed information.

 

Scone Park and Ride

Scone P&R is located just off Angus Rd in Scone, ideal if you have travelled from Coupar Angus, Blairgowrie or Alyth.

Stagecoach services 7 and 7A provide a link into the city centre from Scone P&R.  The route also extends to Hillend and Broxden P&R

Parking is also free, and departures into Perth City Centre are up to every 10 minutes Monday to Saturday and up to every 30 mins on Sundays.

Information on the full 7/7A/7B timetable can be viewed here.

 

Bus

Perth can be reached by a network of fast and reliable coach services.

Travelling around Perth is easy by bus, with many fast and reliable services available, from all over the City. For full information on all Stagecoach services, including maps and fares, click here.

Or for live travel updates click here.

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Train

Perth Railway Station is a short walk from the city centre.

There are regular services to and from Stirling, Dundee and Pitlochry, with a journey time of around 30 minutes.

From Edinburgh, the journey takes an hour and 25 minutes.

The direct train to Perth from Glasgow, runs hourly from Queen Street and takes around an hour.

For train times and to book your ticket visit:

https://www.scotrail.co.uk/

https://www.thetrainline.com/

Coach Parking
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‘Coach Friendly’

The Confederation of Passenger Transport UK (CPT) has presented the City of Perth with its prestigious ‘Coach Friendly’ status. The status acknowledges the commitment that the City of Perth has made to understanding the requirements of coaches and welcoming their drivers and passengers to the city centre.

Shopmobility
Perth Shopmobility is a PKAVS project which lends wheelchairs and scooters to people with mobility problems. The project is a lifeline for hundreds of older and disabled people as it allows them to retain their independence and continue taking part in community.

Shopmobility has over 1,600 registered users and hires scooters and wheelchairs to over 400 users every month. Daily hire for a few hours is free, though a donation is greatly appreciated and helps with our running costs.

For information on Shopmobility in Perth City please visit https://www.pkavs.org.uk/en/our-services/shopmobility

GoEuro
A great website with all the train, bus and even Flights so you know the best ways to get to Perth http://www.goeuro.co.uk/to_perth

Upcoming Events

Feb
21
Thu
2019
1:30 pm Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
Feb 21 @ 1:30 pm
Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
It is the mid-1920s, Scotland, and the General Strike is in full swing. On a stifling Midsummer’s evening – while the protest explodes into dancing outside – Miss Julie, the Laird’s daughter, and John, the[...]
7:30 pm Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm
Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
It is the mid-1920s, Scotland, and the General Strike is in full swing. On a stifling Midsummer’s evening – while the protest explodes into dancing outside – Miss Julie, the Laird’s daughter, and John, the[...]
7:45 pm Perth Film Society – The Florida... @ Norie-Miller Studio, Perth Concert Hall
Perth Film Society – The Florida... @ Norie-Miller Studio, Perth Concert Hall
Feb 21 @ 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society - The Florida Project @ Norie-Miller Studio, Perth Concert Hall
Set over one summer, six-year-old Moonee courts mischief and adventure with her playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Walt Disney World. Warm, winning, and alive,[...]
7:45 pm The Florida Project Perth film S... @ The Norie-Miller studio
The Florida Project Perth film S... @ The Norie-Miller studio
Feb 21 @ 7:45 pm
The Florida Project Perth film Society @ The Norie-Miller studio
Cert l5, 2017, 111mins, Spanish, Portuguese with subtitles, English Set over one summer, precocious six-year-old Moonee courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living[...]
Feb
22
Fri
2019
7:30 pm “BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra... @ Perth Concert Hall
“BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra... @ Perth Concert Hall
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm
"BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Bruckner Symphony No 7" @ Perth Concert Hall
The first thing you sense is a quiet shimmer in the air. And then, like some vast mountain rising from the clouds, the opening melody of Bruckner’s Seventh Symphony soars majestically towards the heavens. Bruckner[...]
7:30 pm Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm
Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
It is the mid-1920s, Scotland, and the General Strike is in full swing. On a stifling Midsummer’s evening – while the protest explodes into dancing outside – Miss Julie, the Laird’s daughter, and John, the[...]
7:30 pm Perth Concert Series: BBC SSO @ Perth Concert Hall
Perth Concert Series: BBC SSO @ Perth Concert Hall
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm
Perth Concert Series: BBC SSO @ Perth Concert Hall | Scotland | United Kingdom
C.P.E. Bach Symphony in E-flat major, Wq. 179 (H. 654) Stravinsky Violin Concerto Bruckner Symphony No 7 Carolin Widmann, violin Ilan Volkov, conductor The first thing you sense is a quiet shimmer in the air. And then, like[...]
7:30 pm Pitlochry Festival Theatre: The ... @ River Room - Pitlochry Festival Theatre
Pitlochry Festival Theatre: The ... @ River Room - Pitlochry Festival Theatre
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Pitlochry Festival Theatre: The Unwanted @ River Room - Pitlochry Festival Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Shaper/Caper It’s a comedy, it’s dance theatre, it’s about failure – it’s a comedy dance theatre show. In The Unwanted, narrator Thomas starts by sharing his letters of rejection. Meanwhile Vince, armed with a multitude[...]
Feb
23
Sat
2019
2:30 pm Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
Feb 23 @ 2:30 pm
Miss Julie @ Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre
It is the mid-1920s, Scotland, and the General Strike is in full swing. On a stifling Midsummer’s evening – while the protest explodes into dancing outside – Miss Julie, the Laird’s daughter, and John, the[...]
7:30 pm Pitlochry Festival Theatre: Teno... @ Pitlochry Festival Theatre
Pitlochry Festival Theatre: Teno... @ Pitlochry Festival Theatre
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm
Pitlochry Festival Theatre: Tenors Un Limited @ Pitlochry Festival Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
15 Year Anniversary Tour The number one selling operatic trio Tenors Un Limited, the ‘Rat Pack of Opera’, is proud to present their newest touring show celebrating 15 years. A clever combination of popular opera,[...]
7:30 pm Scottish Fiddle Orchestra @ Perth Concert Hall
Scottish Fiddle Orchestra @ Perth Concert Hall
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm
Scottish Fiddle Orchestra @ Perth Concert Hall
The legendary Scottish Fiddle Orchestra return to Perth Concert Hall where they kick off their exciting new programme. With a hugely successful year behind them and never a dull moment, Scotland’s National Fiddle Orchestra will[...]
7:30 pm The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra in... @ Perth Concert Hall
The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra in... @ Perth Concert Hall
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm
The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra in Concert @ Perth Concert Hall | Scotland | United Kingdom
Scotland’s National Fiddle Orchestra will combine their traditional blend of music and song in a show which just seems to get better and better. Supported by the wonderful Perth & District Pipe Band. Get your[...]
Feb
25
Mon
2019
7:30 pm Mike + the Mechanics @ Perth Concert Hall
Mike + the Mechanics @ Perth Concert Hall
Feb 25 @ 7:30 pm
Mike + the Mechanics @ Perth Concert Hall
Mike + The Mechanics are Genesis founding member Mike Rutherford; Andrew Roachford, whose solo hits include Cuddly Toy and Family Man and Tim Howar who formed and toured with his band Vantramp, and with the[...]
8:00 pm The Monday Night Thing – My Darl... @ Joan Knight Studio Perth Theatre
The Monday Night Thing – My Darl... @ Joan Knight Studio Perth Theatre
Feb 25 @ 8:00 pm
The Monday Night Thing - My Darling Clementine @ Joan Knight Studio Perth Theatre
Since Michael Weston King and Lou Dalgleish shook up the Americana scene with their much lauded 2013 debut How Do You Plead?, they have continued to push the boundaries with their witty, acerbic and often[...]
Feb
28
Thu
2019
7:00 pm Collabro @ Perth Concert Hall
Collabro @ Perth Concert Hall
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm
Collabro @ Perth Concert Hall
Collabro, the world’s most successful musical theatre group, met in 2014 for their first rehearsal at a London pub. Just a month later they roused the whole of Hammersmith Apollo into a standing ovation during[...]
7:30 pm My Mountain Life by Simon Yates @ Perth Theatre
My Mountain Life by Simon Yates @ Perth Theatre
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm
My Mountain Life by Simon Yates @ Perth Theatre
One of the most accomplished exploratory mountaineers of all time. Simon Yates is best known for his role in the harrowing expedition to the Andes documented in Joe Simpson’s bestseller Touching The Void. Following that[...]
9:00 pm Monthly Funk Session, The Green ... @ The Green Room
Monthly Funk Session, The Green ... @ The Green Room
Feb 28 @ 9:00 pm – Mar 1 @ 12:30 am
Monthly Funk Session, The Green Room Perth @ The Green Room | Scotland | United Kingdom
Bohemian Monk Machine have a new monthly Funk Night taking place on the last Thursday of the Month. The night will consist of live music ranging from the 60’s era of James Brown, to the[...]
Mar
1
Fri
2019
10:30 am Galloway Antiques Fair @ Scone Palace
Galloway Antiques Fair @ Scone Palace
Mar 1 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Galloway Antiques Fair @ Scone Palace
The ever-popular Galloway Antiques Fair will be making a welcome return to Scone Palace from 1st – 3rd March. Nationally known antiques and fine art dealers will be displaying items for sale including furniture, porcelain,[...]
2:00 pm Energy Fair in The Glens @ Kirkmichael Village Hall
Energy Fair in The Glens @ Kirkmichael Village Hall
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Energy Fair in The Glens @ Kirkmichael Village Hall
Hosted by The Heat Project the Energy Fair in The Glens is a free event with a number of exhibitors offering free specialist advice including How to Draught Proof Your Home, Secondary & Double Glazing,[...]
7:30 pm Girl’s Night OOT! @ Perth Theatre
Girl’s Night OOT! @ Perth Theatre
Mar 1 @ 7:30 pm
Girl's Night OOT! @ Perth Theatre
Join the girls on a hen night that you won’t forget with a smash hit retro soundtrack… songs from 60’s,70’s, 80’s, 90’s and now! To prepare for a marriage all a girl needs are her[...]