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X7 coastrider – the luxury coach service along the coast

Stagecoach coastrider X7 is now bigger and better! We’ve invested over £2.4 million on luxury coaches for our popular coastal route between Aberdeen and Perth, with journeys up to every hour. When combined with new service X8, there are journeys between Perth, Dundee and Arbroath every 30 minutes!

Just sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery.

Why you’ll love the X7 coastrider

You’ll love our new luxury coaches as they’re:

  • comfortable – luxury leather seats, air conditioning and on board toilets
  • connected – power sockets  and free Wi-Fi*
  • bike-friendly  – store your bike on one of our five bike racks at no extra cost
  • environmentally friendly – we invest in coaches with the latest 'green' engines
  • safe – all coaches have CCTV

Which bus to catch

Our X7 coastrider service provides many journey options for people in Perthshire, Dundee, Angus and Aberdeenshire. It runs between:

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  • Perth Royal Infirmary
  • Perth
  • Ninewells Hospital
  • Dundee 
  • Arbroath
  • Montrose
  • Stonehaven
  • Aberdeen

Download the X7 coastrider timetable.

Great value tickets

We offer a great range of money saving tickets for travel on our network.

You can buy single, return, daily and weekly tickets on board from the driver — you don’t need the exact fare, we give change! You can also buy tickets in advance either online or from our travel shops.

If you’re travelling regularly, you can get unlimited travel in your chosen travel zone when you buy a:

  • dayrider ticket for adults, children, students or groups
  • 7 day, 4 week and monthly Xtra ticket 
  • student unirider ticket

Visit our tickets page and choose when and where you want to travel and we'll tell you how much it costs.