How to travel from London to Aberdeen

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from London to Aberdeen

You can get from London to Aberdeen by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Aberdeen on May 23 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:55PMLondon Gatwick Airport1h40 09:35PMAberdeen Airport
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07:55PMLondon Gatwick Airport1h40 09:35PMAberdeen Airport
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10:30AMLondon Kings Cross7h27 05:57PMAberdeen
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10:00AMLondon Kings Cross7h06 05:06PMAberdeen
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12:30PMLondon Kings Cross7h35 08:05PMAberdeen
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Travel Information between London and Aberdeen

distanceDistance396 miles (639 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$101 - $137
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $101 (€91) • 6 h 51 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $137 (€123) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Caledonian Sleeper

Take a flight or train to travel 396 miles (639 km) between London and Aberdeen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $101 (€91). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet or Caledonian Sleeper among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from London to Aberdeen.

Travel Tips: Travel from London 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 London to Aberdeen.

There are 2 ways to get from London to Aberdeen: flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from London to Aberdeen is by taking a train with an average price of $101 (€91).

This is compared to other travel options to Aberdeen:

A train is generally $36 (€32) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $137 (€123) from London to Aberdeen.

The quickest way to travel between London and Aberdeen is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 51 min.

You should expect to travel around 396 miles (639 km) between London and Aberdeen.

The average frequency per day from London to Aberdeen is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

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

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

  • Flights from London to Aberdeen most often leave from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Aberdeen Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from London Victoria and tend to arrive in Aberdeen.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Aberdeen:

  • You can travel by plane from London to Aberdeen with easyJet, and you can find easyJet London to Aberdeen tickets for $137 (€123) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from London to Aberdeen with Caledonian Sleeper. Cheap tickets can be found for $101 (€91) with Caledonian Sleeper from London to Aberdeen.

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Aberdeen with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct train with London North Eastern Railway with 2 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Aberdeen as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from London to Aberdeen.

Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Aberdeen often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Edinburgh, Glasgow or Dundee. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Aberdeen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Aberdeen and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $137 (€123) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $101 (€91) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking London 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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