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from Cardiff to Aberdeen

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Travel Information from Cardiff to Aberdeen

distanceDistance392 miles (633 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $355 (€296) • 8 h 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAvanti West Coast

Travel 392 miles (633 km) by train to Aberdeen from Cardiff. Avanti West Coast is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Aberdeen.

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Travel from Cardiff to Aberdeen
Travel 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 Cardiff to Aberdeen.
How do I get from Cardiff to Aberdeen?

Travel to Aberdeen from Cardiff by taking a train.

What is the fastest way to travel between Cardiff and Aberdeen?

Traveling by train is also the quickest way from Cardiff to Aberdeen. It takes on average 8 h 56 min   to travel this journey.

How many miles from Cardiff to Aberdeen would I travel?

Aberdeen is approximately 392 miles (633 km) away from Cardiff.

How many services a day are there between Cardiff and Aberdeen?

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Aberdeen is:

  • 7 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Cardiff to Aberdeen as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Cardiff and in Aberdeen?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cardiff to Aberdeen:

  • Trains mostly depart from Cardiff Central and arrive in Aberdeen.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Cardiff to Aberdeen?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Cardiff and Aberdeen:

  • You can travel between Cardiff and Aberdeen by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $355 (€296) with Avanti West Coast from Cardiff to Aberdeen.
Where should I go next after I travel between Cardiff and Aberdeen?
Your trip from Cardiff to Aberdeen doesn't have to end in Aberdeen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Edinburgh, London or Glasgow. If you’d like to add Edinburgh, London or Glasgow to your Cardiff to Aberdeen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Aberdeen today!
How early should I buy tickets to Aberdeen from Cardiff online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Cardiff to Aberdeen, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $355 (€296) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Cardiff to Aberdeen tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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