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Peterborough to Perth by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 2m
  • Distance
    472 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 17m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Peterborough to Perth by train

Fast trains from Peterborough to Perth take around 5 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 472 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Peterborough and Perth.

1. Are there direct trains from Peterborough to Perth?

Journeys between Peterborough and Perth usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Peterborough to Perth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 37 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Peterborough to Perth?

The Peterborough to Perth train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Peterborough to Perth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Perth is usually scheduled to depart Peterborough around 07:05 and the last train is around 22:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Peterborough around 06:42, and the last at 23:20.

When to book Peterborough to Perth train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Peterborough to Perth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Peterborough and Perth?

More than one train company operates on the route from Peterborough to Perth, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Perth to Peterborough by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.