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.
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1 h 28 m
1 h 39 m
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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.
|Distance||72 miles (116 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 28 min|
|Average train ticket price||$41 (€39)|
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.
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 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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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