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The Solheim Cup 2019

The Solheim Cup is the pinnacle of women’s golf with the best golfers from Europe and the USA going head-to-head in the most exciting, competitive format in golf, the 16th edition of the event promises to be the biggest golf event of 2019.

From September 9th – 15th 2019, Gleneagles will be at the centre of the golfing universe and watched by millions around the world as the biennial contest re-visits Scotland, the ‘Home of Golf’ for the first time since 2000.

Find out more about The Solheim Cup

The Solheim Cup takes place every two years and it will be one of the world’s biggest golf events next year, as female golfers from the USA and Europe compete head-to-head in a similar format to The Ryder Cup, with 12 players from each side battling it out for glory.

Whether you want to find out more about the Solheim Cup, buy tickets, find accommodation for your stay or just want to read our top travel tips – you can do it all here!

Make The Most Of Perfect Perthshire

Perthshire’s superb variety of courses creates the perfect destination for family golf and an unforgettable experience together. Throughout the area you’ll find outstanding value family golf tickets, free golf for under 18s, welcoming family-friendly courses and fun non-golfing activities for all.

The picturesque towns and villages throughout the region offer a great choice of accommodation and quality food and drink. Away from the course take time to discover the many things to see and do from malt whisky distilleries, historic castles, adventure sports to salmon fishing. 

Perth & Kinross Council has launched a new fund to help communities to celebrate this exciting event, you can find out more that here.

Solheim Cup FAQs

Solheim Cup - FAQs Local Community - Gleneagles/Auchterarder Area:   What general information is available about the event, and how will it impact on the local community?  The organisers have produced a booklet with this information, which has been delivered to...

Solheim Cup Transport FAQs

Solheim Cup Transport FAQs From 13 to 15 September 2019, the Solheim Cup, the biggest event in women’s golf, will be taking place at Gleneagles Hotel. The PING Junior Solheim Cup and practice days will take place beforehand, from 9-12 September.   How many...

Golf Around Perthshire

Perthshire is home to some of the most famous and finest golf courses in the world, which all came to the public’s further attention thanks to the 2014 Ryder Cup. The alluring combination of exceptional scenery, courses of impeccable quality and the rich history of the sport in the area ensure visitors and players, both amateur and professional, return to Perthshire time and time again. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best golf courses in the Perthshire area, all of which promise the ideal experience for golf fans new and old.

Travel to the Solheim Cup

Gleneagles is just 16 miles from Perth City Centre and is accessible via road and rail. Make sure to have a look at our transport FAQs for all the travel tips to the Solheim Cup!

By Car

For visitors travelling by car, there will be temporary road changes and routes to the venue to minimise road disruption. Please follow all local signage to the venue and do not follow sat nav guidance.

By Bus

A Park & Ride service to Gleneagles will be in operation from McDiarmid Park (Crieff Road) with the aim of limiting the impact on local communities and local road networks.

By Train

If you wish to arrive by train, Gleneagles has its own Station. You can book train tickets via ScotRail’s website. It takes approx. 20 minutes to get to Gleneagles from Perth.

You can find out more about travelling to Perth City Centre here.

Changes to Local Bus Services

Find out more about changes to local bus services in the Blackford and Auchterarder area during the Solheim Cup

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