Pitlochry and Aviemore are both situated in the Scottish Highlands on the A9 and main train route from Glasgow / Edinburgh to Inverness. Tickets and information at scotrail.co.uk
The closest airports are:
Aviemore – Inverness 1 hour.
Pitlochry – Dundee 1 hour, Edinburgh 1 hour 14 mins.
If travelling from Southern England we strongly encourage you to travel via ScotRail’s Caledonia Sleeper service direct to Aviemore or Pitlochry. There are two trains per evening from London Euston at 21.15 and 23.50. Advance booking is essential.
Due to the early start of this event we strongly recommend seeking overnight accommodation near to Pitlochry for the Saturday evening.
PLEASE DO NOT PARK ON EAST MOULIN ROAD. If you do you will be blocking access for coaches, emergency services and of course the event route!
Saturday – Parking is available at Pitlochry High School for registration.
Sunday – There is only very very limited on the day parking at Pitlochry High School. However parking is free throughout Pitlochry on Sundays.
Our advice is park your car in one of the many car parks in the town centre and use the spin up the hill as your warm up. Coach drop off after the event will downhill in the town on Atholl Rd near Escape Route.
There are 3 massive car parks at CairnGorm. Please park in the lower Coire Cas car park.
Coach pick is from the central car park of the MacDonald Highland Resort PH22 1PN. Please park in the central car park, however as a courtesy to hotel residents and guests please park away from the main entrance.