Perth to Aberdeen train

Cheap train tickets from Perth to Aberdeen

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Cheapest

15

Average

25

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Scotrail
07:47AMPerth1h28 09:15AMAberdeen
0 transfers
151One-way
Scotrail
08:50AMPerth1h32 10:22AMAberdeen
0 transfers
151One-way
Scotrail
06:55AMPerth2h01 08:56AMAberdeen
0 transfers
211One-way
Scotrail
11:44AMPerth1h30 01:14PMAberdeen
0 transfers
211One-way
Scotrail
02:41PMPerth1h32 04:13PMAberdeen
0 transfers
391One-way

Train schedule from Perth to Aberdeen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, October 6
Scotrail
06:55AMPerth2h01 08:56AMAberdeen
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Scotrail
07:47AMPerth1h28 09:15AMAberdeen
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Scotrail
08:50AMPerth1h32 10:22AMAberdeen
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Scotrail
09:46AMPerth1h52 11:38AMAberdeen
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Scotrail
11:44AMPerth1h30 01:14PMAberdeen
0 transfers
Scotrail
02:41PMPerth1h32 04:13PMAberdeen
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Perth to Aberdeen

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Fastest Journey

1 h 28 m

Average

1 h 39 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

116 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Perth for Aberdeen every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Scotrail
07:47AMPerth1h28 09:15AMAberdeen
0 transfers
151One-way
Scotrail
11:44AMPerth1h30 01:14PMAberdeen
0 transfers
211One-way
Scotrail
02:41PMPerth1h32 04:13PMAberdeen
0 transfers
391One-way
Scotrail
08:50AMPerth1h32 10:22AMAberdeen
0 transfers
151One-way
Scotrail
09:46AMPerth1h52 11:38AMAberdeen
0 transfers
391One-way

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Overview: Train from Perth to Aberdeen

distanceDistance72 miles (116 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€39)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesScotrail

Trains from Perth to Aberdeen cover the 72 miles (116 km) long route taking on average 1 h 28 min with our travel partners like Scotrail. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $41 (€39), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Perth and arrive in Aberdeen.

Train companies: ScotRail from Perth to Aberdeen trains

For as little as $41 (€39) you can travel by train to Aberdeen from Perth with ScotRail. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

ScotRail

ScotRail is one of the best options when traveling by train from Perth to Aberdeen. Omio quickly shows you current ScotRail train schedules for the Perth - Aberdeen trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey available. The distance between Perth and Aberdeen is around 72 miles (116 km) and the cheapest ScotRail one-way ticket you can book starts at $41 (€39). As you check the latest Perth to Aberdeen train schedule from ScotRail for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Aberdeen safely. If you search for ScotRail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect ScotRail ticket from Perth to Aberdeen so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Trains from Perth to Aberdeen

Travelling by train from Perth to Aberdeen is fast and comfortable. The shortest journey lasts 1 hour 37 minutes. Passengers can choose from up to 10 trains daily. Trains from Perth to Aberdeen depart from Perth almost every hour, and less frequently on weekends and public holidays.

Perth to Aberdeen train times: Daily departures

Subject to time and passenger volume, trains from Perth to Aberdeen operate 9-11 times daily. The first train departs some minutes after 7:00 a.m., and the final one leaves a little after 10:00 p.m. The train operators don't have sleeper services.

How long is the journey by train from Perth to Aberdeen?

The distance covered by trains from Perth to Aberdeen is 73 miles. Travellers should expect to spend an average of 1 hour 48 minutes on the trip. Factors such as the number of changes and train class affect the average trip duration. There are around 9 direct trains daily. Journey times are typically longer on weekends and special occasions.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Perth to Aberdeen?

Departure train station: Trains servicing the Perth-Aberdeen route leave from the Perth train station. Centrally located in Scotland's former capital, the station is a vital hub for those travelling to Scotland's major cities. Passengers can access the station by taxi or bus. Facilities include payphones, public WiFi, waiting rooms, car parking, shops, ATMs, and bicycle stands.

Arrival train station: Trains from Perth to Aberdeen stop at the Aberdeen train station, which is in the city centre. Several buses and trains link the station to the airport and other parts of the city. Passenger facilities include a first-class lounge, refreshments area, toilets, showers, payphones, and retail outlets.

Which train companies travel from Perth to Aberdeen?

ScotRail operates train services from Perth to Aberdeen. Passengers can either take a direct or connecting trip. ScotRail runs up 11 times daily and offers the lowest-priced tickets on this route. It also operates the fastest trains.

ScotRail Perth to Aberdeen

Owned by Abellio, ScotRail connects major cities across Northern England and Scotland. It offers daily train trips for passengers travelling between Perth and Aberdeen and many other destinations. The average journey lasts 1 hour 48 minutes, although its faster trains complete the journey in less time. It has a limited number of trains servicing the route, and departures may be a few hours apart. Most of its trains are direct, although a few require at least one transfer.

Perth to Aberdeen trains: Services on board

ScotRail allows travellers to choose between first-class and standard tickets. The first-class section offers roomy seats, quiet areas, and onboard refreshments. Passengers may take up to two items of baggage and one piece of hand luggage. Any additional items will incur an extra fee. Pets are permitted on the train so long as they're on a lead or in a carrier. Each traveller can bring up to two pets and ensure they don't take up seats or inconvenience other passengers.

ScotRail charges no extra fees for storing bikes on board, but travellers should make a reservation in advance. Passengers with reduced mobility can board the train with wheelchairs and light travel scooters, but they must not weigh more than 300 kg (user weight inclusive). Wheelchair travellers are restricted to standard-class coaches but may ride in first class if they can transfer to a seat.

How to find cheap train tickets from Perth to Aberdeen

Travellers can buy train tickets at low prices if they plan their trips ahead of time. Leaving ticket buying to the last minute often means higher costs. Train riders can also save money by travelling during off-peak times, riding a slower train, or choosing a connecting trip. Omio offers a collection of useful tools designed to help travellers find the cheapest tickets for trains between Perth and Aberdeen.

Travel Tips: Trains from Perth 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 Perth to Aberdeen.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Perth to Aberdeen to cost as little as $41 (€39)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Perth to Aberdeen train to cost on average $41 (€39)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Perth and Aberdeen by train to be approximately 72 miles (116 km).
While the time it takes to travel 72 miles (116 km) from Perth to Aberdeen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Perth to Aberdeen train journey time is on average 1 h 28 min.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Perth, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Perth.

The most popular arrival train station, Aberdeen, is located 0.2 miles (290 m) away from the city center of Aberdeen.

When taking a train from Perth to Aberdeen, you can count on Scotrail for the best way to get you to Aberdeen. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Perth and Aberdeen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Perth at 5: 00 AM. The last train leaves from Perth at 9: 46 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Perth to Aberdeen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase the Perth to Aberdeen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $41 (€39). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Aberdeen from Perth. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Perth
Aberdeen
The major railway station for departures from Perth is Perth. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Perth for your journey between Perth and Aberdeen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Perth
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the main station entrance car park

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