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Trip Edinburgh Aberdeen

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

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How to get from Edinburgh to Aberdeen?

We are suggesting 8 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Edinburgh Aberdeen. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Locate cities of Edinburgh and Aberdeen on a map as well as the route Edinburgh Aberdeen and the different connecting points (Aberdeen Railway Station, Aberdeen Coach Station, Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station, Haymarket (Edinburgh) Railway Station, Edinburgh Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Edinburgh Aberdeen

For your trip from Edinburgh (Scotland, United Kingdom) to Aberdeen (Scotland, United Kingdom) with a distance of 93 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Edinburgh Aberdeen is a direct bound.
Trains of East Coast, ScotRail or CrossCountry to Aberdeen leave from Edinburgh Waverley railway station in Edinburgh. Arrival in Aberdeen will take place at Aberdeen station (0.3 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Edinburgh-Aberdeen that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of MegaBus in Edinburgh. The bus will drop you off at Aberdeen bus station (0.2 mi from Aberdeen, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Edinburgh bus station (11.2 mi from Edinburgh) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Aberdeen.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Edinburgh-Aberdeen.

Which carriers to travel between Edinburgh and Aberdeen?

Railway companies
East Coast provides a rail connection Edinburgh-Aberdeen with the train from Edinburgh Waverley railway station (0.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Aberdeen at arrival (0.3 mi from centre)
ScotRail transports passengers on a rail line from Edinburgh to Aberdeen with the train which leaves Edinburgh Waverley station to arrive at Aberdeen railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
CrossCountry operates the train journey Edinburgh-Aberdeen with the train from Edinburgh Waverley railway station (0.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Aberdeen at arrival (0.3 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Edinburgh in Edinburgh and to the one of Aberdeen (Scotland United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Dundee (serving Dundee bus station at 2.6 mi from centre) and the city of Aberdeen where the coach will drop you off at Aberdeen station situated at about 0.2 mi from Aberdeen city centre.
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Edinburgh-Aberdeen (93.2 mi)

Stop cities from Edinburgh or cities to visit near Aberdeen

When travelling from Aberdeen to Edinburgh by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Dundee located at 37 mi from Edinburgh and 58 mi away from Aberdeen, Montrose situated at 60 mi from Edinburgh and at approximately 34 mi from Aberdeen, Stonehaven located at 80 mi from Edinburgh and 14 mi away from Aberdeen (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Aberdeen or back to Edinburgh, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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