Travel options
from Manchester to Aberdeen

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

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Aberdeen on Sep 19 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:55PMManchester Airport4h10 08:05PMAberdeen Airport
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$1421One-way
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03:55PMManchester Airport4h10 08:05PMAberdeen Airport
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$1421One-way
Other options
07:00AMManchester Airport4h45 11:45AMAberdeen Airport
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$1421One-way
07:00AMManchester Airport6h45 01:45PMAberdeen Airport
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$1421One-way
11:10AMManchester Airport8h55 08:05PMAberdeen Airport
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$1421One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Sep 19
$209First Transpennine Express
$128British Airways
Mon
Sep 20
$209First Transpennine Express
$59Loganair
Tue
Sep 21
$209First Transpennine Express
$230Loganair
Wed
Sep 22
$209First Transpennine Express
$260Loganair
Thu
Sep 23
$209First Transpennine Express
$200Loganair
Fri
Sep 24
$91London North Eastern Railway
$57easyJet
Sat
Sep 25
$209London North Eastern Railway
$201Loganair
Sun
Sep 26
$209First Transpennine Express
$42easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
$209First Transpennine Express
$47easyJet
Tue
Sep 28
$73London North Eastern Railway
$178Loganair
Wed
Sep 29
$54London North Eastern Railway
$156Loganair
Thu
Sep 30
$74London North Eastern Railway
$178Loganair
Fri
Oct 1
$91London North Eastern Railway
$59Loganair
Sat
Oct 2
$94London North Eastern Railway
$123British Airways
Sun
Oct 3
$94First Transpennine Express
$48easyJet
Mon
Oct 4
$209First Transpennine Express
$44easyJet
Wed
Oct 6
$54London North Eastern Railway
$126Loganair
Thu
Oct 7
$208First Transpennine Express
$105Loganair
Fri
Oct 8
$210Avanti West Coast
$54easyJet

Travel Information from Manchester to Aberdeen

distanceDistance252 miles (407 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$69 - $209
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $69 (€55) • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $69 (€55) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or First Transpennine Express

Take a flight or train to travel 252 miles (407 km) between Manchester and Aberdeen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $69 (€55). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Aberdeen.

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FAQs
How do I reach Aberdeen from Manchester?

There are 2 travel options from Manchester to Aberdeen: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Manchester to Aberdeen?

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Aberdeen is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $69 (€55) compared to other travel options to Aberdeen:

Taking a flight is about $140 (€112) less than taking a train, which costs on average $209 (€167) for this route.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester to Aberdeen?

The fastest way to get to Aberdeen from Manchester is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Aberdeen can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 21 min   on average.

How far is it from Manchester to Aberdeen?

You should expect to travel around 252 miles (407 km) between Manchester and Aberdeen.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Manchester to Aberdeen?

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Aberdeen is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Manchester and Aberdeen as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Manchester? Where do I arrive in Aberdeen?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Manchester Airport and arrive in Aberdeen Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Manchester at Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Aberdeen at Aberdeen.
Which travel companies can get me from Manchester to Aberdeen?

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

  • You can take a flight from Manchester to Aberdeen with easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for $69 (€55) with easyJet from Manchester to Aberdeen.
  • You can go to Aberdeen from Manchester by train with First Transpennine Express. You'll see cheap train tickets for $209 (€167) with First Transpennine Express from Manchester to Aberdeen on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Manchester to Aberdeen?
Many of our customers traveling from Manchester to Aberdeen don't make Aberdeen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Aberdeen are Edinburgh, London or Glasgow, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Aberdeen to any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Manchester to Aberdeen online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $69 (€55) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $209 (€167) one way on average for this journey.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Aberdeen
Manchester (Coach Station)
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Manchester Oxford Road
Amenities
Manchester Piccadilly
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.