Trains from Helmsdale to Perth run up to 1 times per hour.
If you’re a frequent rail traveller, you could save 1/3 off train fares with a National Railcard. Visit our Railcards page to find out what Railcards are available.
Plan your journey online before you travel and we’ll always show you the cheapest train tickets available for your chosen times. When you’re travelling outside peak times, choose an Off-Peak ticket to enjoy the best savings.
If you travel on this route regularly, why not purchase a Flexipass or Season ticket and enjoy great savings? You can load these tickets onto your Smartcard so that you never have to worry about carrying, or losing, paper tickets again.
To help make your train travel as easy as possible, download the ScotRail app. From the app you can plan your journey, receive service updates and buy tickets on the go.
Train journey information from Helmsdale to Perth
How much is a train ticket from Helmsdale to Perth?
Trains from Helmsdale to Perth start at £26.35 one-way based on a return fare. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Perth for your chosen travel times.
How long does it take to travel from Helmsdale to Perth by train?
The average journey time from Helmsdale to Perth is 5 hours 6 minutes. Journey times might be slightly longer on weekends and Bank Holidays. Use our online journey planner or download a timetable for more details.
How many trains a day are there from Helmsdale to Perth?
There are up to 4 trains per day from Helmsdale to Perth.
Are there any direct trains from Helmsdale to Perth?
No, we don’t operate any direct trains between Helmsdale and Perth. Use our online journey planner to find out where you’ll need to change.
What time is the first train from Helmsdale to Perth?
What time is the last train from Helmsdale to Perth?
The last train from Helmsdale to Perth leaves at 17:44.
Can I book assistance for my journey from Helmsdale to Perth?
Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Helmsdale and Perth. You’ll need to book at least 2 hours before you travel, or before 22:00 if you’re travelling early next day. You can book assistance online or by calling our Assisted Travel team on 0800 912 2901.
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