London to Aberdeen train

Cheap train tickets from London to Aberdeen

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Cheapest

234

Average

236

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Aberdeen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:30AMLondon Kings Cross7h34 07:04PMAberdeen
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2341One-way
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10:30AMLondon Kings Cross7h25 05:55PMAberdeen
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2341One-way
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12:30PMLondon Kings Cross7h35 08:05PMAberdeen
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10:00AMLondon Kings Cross7h06 05:06PMAberdeen
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09:00AMLondon Kings Cross6h53 03:53PMAberdeen
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2461One-way

Train schedule from London to Aberdeen

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09:00AMLondon Kings Cross6h53 03:53PMAberdeen
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10:00AMLondon Kings Cross7h06 05:06PMAberdeen
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10:30AMLondon Kings Cross7h25 05:55PMAberdeen
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11:30AMLondon Kings Cross7h34 07:04PMAberdeen
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12:30PMLondon Kings Cross7h35 08:05PMAberdeen
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Fastest train times from London to Aberdeen

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Fastest Journey

6 h 53 m

Average

7 h 18 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

639 km

Of the 5 trains that leave London for Aberdeen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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09:00AMLondon Kings Cross6h53 03:53PMAberdeen
1 transfer
2461One-way
10:00AMLondon Kings Cross7h06 05:06PMAberdeen
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2341One-way
10:30AMLondon Kings Cross7h25 05:55PMAberdeen
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2341One-way
11:30AMLondon Kings Cross7h34 07:04PMAberdeen
1 transfer
2341One-way
12:30PMLondon Kings Cross7h35 08:05PMAberdeen
1 transfer
2341One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Aberdeen

distanceDistance396 miles (639 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$262 (€238)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersScotrail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country, Lumo or Grand Central

Trains from London to Aberdeen cover the 396 miles (639 km) long route taking on average 7 h 10 min with our travel partners like Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country, Lumo or Grand Central. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $262 (€238), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $262 (€237). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Aberdeen.

Train companies: ScotRail, CrossCountry and Grand Central Trains from London to Aberdeen trains

For as little as $262 (€237) you can travel by train between London and Aberdeen with ScotRail, CrossCountry and Grand Central Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Aberdeen from London you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

One of the best ways to travel from London to Aberdeen is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train from London to Aberdeen by showing you CrossCountry current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this London to Aberdeen route. You can expect to travel 396 miles (639 km) between London and Aberdeen on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Aberdeen from London, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Aberdeen from London!

    Looking to travel by train between London and Aberdeen? Omio can help you find that perfect route with ScotRail. Check Omio to see current ScotRail train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the London to Aberdeen train and book ScotRail tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train to Aberdeen from London, you can expect to travel 396 miles (639 km) one-way with ScotRail. If you search for trains from London to Aberdeen in the Omio app, you can check if the ScotRail ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with ScotRail, we do the work for you to get you safely to Aberdeen from London. Book that perfect London to Aberdeen train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with ScotRail!

      Are you making plans to travel to Aberdeen from London? Why not take a train with Grand Central Trains? Omio can show you current Grand Central Trains train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on London to Aberdeen trains all in one place. On the Grand Central Trains train, you can expect to travel 396 miles (639 km) to Aberdeen from London. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Aberdeen from London, you can quickly see if the Grand Central Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Grand Central Trains train from London to Aberdeen, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

      London to Aberdeen train information with Grand Central Trains:

      • Average Duration: 7 h 27 min
      • Grand Central Trains frequency: 1 a day

      Trains from London to Aberdeen: Journey Details

      Direct trains from London to Aberdeen leave every day, but most services operate with a brief stop in Edinburgh. There is a daily direct service that leaves London Kings Cross in the morning, two in the afternoon and a late service as well. All direct services are provided by Virgin Trains East Coast. The journey takes around 7 hours 30 minutes and some indirect services take the same amount of time.

      Taking the Train from London

      Direct services with Virgin Trains leave from London Kings Cross, which can be found to the north of central London, not far from Euston. Kings Cross is well connected to northern and southern parts of the capital via the subway, and local buses link it to the West End as well. Regular night bus services mean that getting to Kings Cross should be simple at any time of night. However, for airport transfers, cabs may well be the quickest and easiest option.

      Getting into Aberdeen by Train

      Christened the "Granite City", Aberdeen is steeped in history. It is surrounded by the wild coast of north-east Scotland, with superb golf courses and locations for fishing, hiking and climbing. Trains from London to Aberdeen get into the city's main train station at Union Square. The station is directly next to the main bus station as well, making connection to outlying suburbs or the centre easy. The station is also just a mile from the Ferry Terminal, for anyone traveling on to Scandinavia or the oil fields. There are also 6 night bus services in Aberdeen, which will be useful for late night arrivals from London.

      Sleeper Trains in the UK

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      Find out about night trains in the United Kingdom. With Omio, you can travel from London to Aberdeen on a night train.

      Travel Tips: Trains from London to Aberdeen

      Travel Tips: Travel by train to Aberdeen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Aberdeen.
      FAQs
      Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from London to Aberdeen for the next 7 days starting from $262 (€237)  one way.
      If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Aberdeen train to cost on average $262 (€238)  one way.
      When traveling this route you should expect the distance from London to Aberdeen by train to be approximately 396 miles (639 km).
      On average the London to Aberdeen train time is 7 h 10 min  covering the 396 miles (639 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

      Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Aberdeen.

      Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

      Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Aberdeen and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (290 m) from the train station to the city center in Aberdeen.

      For the trip from London to Aberdeen you can take a train with Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country, Lumo or Grand Central. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from London to Aberdeen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
      Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day to Aberdeen from London. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with London North Eastern Railway. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
      On average, there are 6 trains a day from London to Aberdeen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      The earliest train for this journey departs from London at 8: 10 AM. The last train leaves from London at 8: 10 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from London to Aberdeen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
      If you book the London to Aberdeen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $262 (€238). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from London to Aberdeen. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

      Important Stations and Airports in London and Aberdeen

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      The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your journey to Aberdeen from London.

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