Travel,transport and weather

Travel, transport and weather

Below are a few websites you may find useful when planning your holiday in Scotland.

Please click on links underlined in blue to visit the relevant site.

Edinburgh and Glasgow Airports

British Airports Authority

Dundee Airport





Car Hire websites

The following have depots at either Edinburgh or Glasgow Airport or both.

Alamo Rent A Car

Avis Rent A Car

Hertz Rent A Car

National Car Rental

If you would prefer to rent a car locally, arrange this through our local garage, Struans in Perth. Contact them by phone 01738 445566 or
Thrifty Car Rental 01738 633677

Locally taxi services including airport transfers are provided by M & M Chauffeur Services 01738 730444 and CJT Executive Travel 01764 664751 and S-Class 01764 664874 An example of the cost of airport transfer from Edinburgh to Dunning is around £65.

Train websites

The Travel Line website gives access to train and bus timetables

Railtrack Travel Information

British Rail Website

Scotrail Website

Ferry Information

Ferries from Rosyth (north ofEdinburgh) to Zeebrugge

Caledonian Macbrayne Ferries

Route planning and weather

Route the AA ‘door to door’ route planner for your journey in the UK

Location finder enter the post code to find your destination

British Weather a comprehensive guide to what to expect weatherwise