Stagecoach East Scotland would like to advise passengers of a number of changes to bus services which will take place across Perthshire from Monday 16th April 2012.
Service 4: Perth City Centre – Inveralmond Estate
The 0735 Mill Street to Inveralmond journey will be revised to commence from the Bus Station at 0735, and now operate 5 minutes later from Mill Street to Inveralmond. Service 70 offers an alternative earlier journey from Mill Street to Inveralmond at 0726.
Services 5/5A/6/6A: Moncrieffe/Craigie – City Centre – Tweedsmuir/Burghmuir
There will be some minor adjustments to the timetable of service 6 between approximately 1500 and 1800 on Mondays to Fridays. Evening and Sunday journeys on services 5A/6A towards Craigie/Moncrieffe will now use Mill Street (Stop G) as the main city centre terminal point, to improve the interchange at these times with service 9.
Services 8/9: North Muirton – Muirton – City Centre – Aviva
There will be some minor adjustments to the timetable of these services throughout the day, including evening and Sunday journeys, although there is no change to the basic frequency.
Services 15/15A: Perth – Methven – Crieff – Comrie – St.Fillans
There will be a number of minor changes to the Monday to Friday timetable as a result of feedback from passengers and to improve the reliability of certain journeys. The 0530 Perth to St.Fillans and 0640 St.Fillans to Perth journeys will now run 10 minutes earlier. The 0607 Perth to Comrie, 0715 Comrie to Perth, 0900 Crieff to St.Fillans and 1615 Comrie to Crieff journeys will now run 5 minutes earlier. The 0932 St.Fillans to Crieff/Perth journey will be revised to depart at 0925 and operate via Dalginross at 0940.
Service 47: Crieff – Muthill – Braco – Dunblane - Stirling
There will be a minor route alteration in Greenloaning with journeys towards Crieff now operating from the A9 via Millhill Road to join the A822.
The 0905 Crieff to Stirling journey will now operate 5 minutes earlier to improve connections with the 1005 coach from Stirling to Glasgow, and the 1006 train from Stirling to Edinburgh. There will also be some minor adjustments to journeys serving Strathearn Community Campus in order to improve reliability.
Service 57: Perth – Blairgowrie – Dundee
The 1435 Blairgowrie to Perth (College days only) journey will now terminate at Kinnoull Street (Stop S), instead of Perth bus station.
Service 70: Perth – Inveralmond (early morning workers service)
There will be some minor adjustments to the timings of this service to improve reliability.
Service 809: Letham – North Inch Community Campus (school service)
A revised route and timetable will be introduced which will incorporate a new afternoon journey. The service will now run from Newhouse Road at Cluny Terrace via Grange Terrace, West Mains Avenue, Burghmuir Road, Jeanfield Road, Feus Road, Crieff Road, Dunkeld Road and Gowans Terrace.