St John's Shopping Centre
King Edward Street
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Local Bus Services

Stagecoach operates a fantastic local service around Perthshire and Kinross, bring regular buses into Perth City Centre from outlying villages and residential areas. There are two bus stops outside our South Street entrance.

Use the Stagecoach Plan My Journey facility for details of the best bus from your current location.

Train & Bus from around Scotland

Perth is a central hub for both trains and coaches running North to South and East to West so there are a great many regular services from all of Scotland's large towns and cities. St Johns Shopping Centre is less than 600m from both the city's train and bus stations.

ScotRail and Virgin have many regular services to Perth Station. To find your nearest service use the National Rail Journey Planner facility.

Both the bus and train stations are on Leonard Street. To reach us from turn right out of the bus station and walk straight ahead out of the train station down Leonard Street. Follow the street down past the back of the AK Bell Library as it becomes Hospital Street.

At the end of Hospital Street you reach a crossroads with South Street. Follow South Street, slightly downhill, towards the River Tay. St John's Shopping Centre will be on your left about 230m along South Street.

Getting to St John’s Shopping Centre in Perth

St John’s Shopping Centre is ideally situated in the heart of Perth's bustling city centre. With  four entrances from the main shopping thoroughfares, you will find accessing our one-level mall is really convenient and accessible for all. 

As well as being close walking distance from the main train and bus stations, we are within easy reach of a number of large, well maintained and secure car parking facilities in Perth City Centre.

Parking near St John's Shopping Centre

The closest car parks to us are the pay on exit multi-storey car park in Canal Street, and an open Pay and Display car park in Scott Street. There are many other car parks within walking distance of the Shopping Centre, including Pay-on-Exit car parks at both South Inch Car Park and Thimblerow Car Park.

Sat Nav Directions

  • PH2 8LF – Canal Street multi-storey Car Park
  • PH2 8JW – Scott Street Car Park

Charges apply 8 am to 6 pm Monday to Saturday.

Electric Charging Points

The electric-car revolution is gathering pace and there are over 18 charging points in Perth City itself, so you can leave your car to charge while you grab a coffee or do some shopping.

The nearest charging points to the Shopping Centre can be found inside the Canal Street multi-storey Car Park.

Canal Street multi-storey Car Park - PH2 8LF
2 semi-rapid 20kW chargers (tri-outlet)
1 rapid charger (tri-outlet)

More information and full list of Charging Points can be found here.

All units are currently free to use  and are accessed through using an RFID card, mobile phone app or by telephone.  Contact details and chargepoint ID's are displayed on all units.  Where parking charges apply, drivers are expected to pay for parking as normal.

15 Minutes FREE & Sunday Parking FREE

In all Perth & Kinross council car parks the first 15 minutes is free and if you join us on a Sunday, you will enjoy free parking all day.

For a list of council car parks see Perth and Kinross Council’s Parking Guide

Once parked, you can enter the centre from the pedestrianised Perth High Street, South Street, King Edward Street or Scott Street entrances. Our friendly Customer Care Team is always at your service to help you locate stores, services or help with transport information.

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Park and Ride

If you prefer not to drive your car into the City Centre there are three Park & Ride sites which which provide convenient parking for buses into St John's Shopping Centre and Perth City Centre.

Perth Park & Ride (Broxden)

Perth Park & Ride is on the Glasgow Road approach to Perth, adjacent to the Broxden roundabout. This will drop you at South Street, next to our South Street entrance, but on the way back to Broxden you have to board in Mill Street.

Scone Park & Ride

Scone Park & Ride is on the A94 approaching Scone adjacent to the Angus Road roundabout. From here you can join the Service 57 to Perth Bus Station

Kinross Park and Ride

Kinross Park & Ride is west of the town centre adjacent to the Sainsbury's supermarket, just off Station Road and within easy reach of the M90 motorway. From here you can join the Stagecoach Service X56 to Perth Bus Station

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