The race starts and finishes at Cultybraggan Camp, just outside Comrie. Comrie is 24 miles west of Perth and is easily accessible by car. For satnav users, the post code is PH6 2HX.
From Edinburgh, the simplest route is via the M90 to Perth and the A85 through Methven and Crieff. Alternatively, follow the M9 to Stirling, then take the A9 (signposted to Perth) as far as the Greenloaning exit, and then take the B827 to Cultybraggan
From Glasgow, the simplest route is the M80/A80 to Stirling, then take the A9 (signposted to Perth) as far as the Greenloaning exit, and then take the B827 to Cultybraggan.
From most points north and east, the simplest route is via Perth, and the A85 through Methven and Crieff.
Travelling by train is a bit harder. The nearest stations are Perth, Dunblane and Gleneagles, but these are all some distance away and will require a taxi to get to Cultybraggan.
Buses are available from a number of towns. Check here for timetables.
A wide range of local accommodation is available, from hotels and bed & breakfast in Comrie, Crieff and St Fillans to hostels and camping at Comrie Croft. Overnight camping before the race is also available at Cultybraggan, for which Comrie Community Trust will charge a small fee to help with the running costs of the camp.
Links for accommodation and other useful local information are:
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