You can get from Edinburgh to Aberdeen by train, bus or flight.
To get from Edinburgh to Aberdeen on Sep 25 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||92 miles (148 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$21 - $29|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $21 (€17) • 3 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $29 (€23) • 2 h 16 min|
|Popular travel companies||Megabus or London North Eastern Railway|
Travel 92 miles (148 km) by bus or train between Edinburgh and Aberdeen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen.
You can travel to Aberdeen from Edinburgh 2 different ways: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberdeen is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $21 (€17) compared to other travel options to Aberdeen:
A bus is generally $8 (€7) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $29 (€23) from Edinburgh to Aberdeen.
The quickest way to travel to Aberdeen from Edinburgh is by train, which takes on average 2 h 16 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 5 min.
You should expect to travel around 92 miles (148 km) between Edinburgh and Aberdeen.
The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Aberdeen is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Aberdeen from Edinburgh as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Aberdeen:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Edinburgh to Aberdeen with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Aberdeen tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Edinburgh to Aberdeen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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