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07:55Glasgow, Buchanan3h 30m 11:25Aberdeen, Guild Street
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18:35Glasgow, Buchanan3h 5m 21:40Aberdeen, Guild Street
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11:10Glasgow, Buchanan3h 17m 14:27Aberdeen, Guild Street
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03:40Glasgow, Buchanan3h 0m 06:40Aberdeen, Guild Street
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13:10Glasgow, Buchanan3h 20m 16:30Aberdeen, Guild Street
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May 25
£47Scotrail
£15National Express
£336British Airways
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May 26
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£18National Express
£219British Airways
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May 27
£31Scotrail
£14National Express
£227British Airways
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May 28
£21Scotrail
£14National Express
£111TAM Airlines
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May 29
£31Scotrail
£10National Express
£115TAM Airlines
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£21Scotrail
£12National Express
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£22Scotrail
£10National Express
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£31Scotrail
£12National Express
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£48Scotrail
£10National Express
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£31Scotrail
£14National Express
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£21Scotrail
£12National Express
£101TAM Airlines
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£22Scotrail
£10National Express
£93TAM Airlines
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£22Scotrail
£12National Express
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£22Scotrail
£10National Express
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£22Scotrail
£10National Express
£220British Airways
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£47Scotrail
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£14Scotrail
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£22Scotrail
£10National Express
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£22Scotrail
£10National Express
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£47Scotrail
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£120British Airways
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Journey Summary

Glasgow to Aberdeen Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
3 hours 22 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £12
Buses depart from:Glasgow
Bus arrives in:Aberdeen
Distance:194 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Buses From Glasgow to Aberdeen

Aberdeen lies on the North Sea coast 194 kilometres northeast of Glasgow and buses offer a quick and convenient way to travel between the two cities. National Express operates 7 daily buses from Glasgow to Aberdeen. The fastest buses take just under 3 hours. All Glasgow to Aberdeen buses are direct.

 

Which bus companies run from Glasgow to Aberdeen?

All Glasgow to Aberdeen buses are operated by National Express.

How long is the bus journey from Glasgow to Aberdeen?

The average journey time for most buses travelling from Glasgow to Aberdeen is approximately 3 hours. The exact travel time depends on the time of day and time of week passengers are travelling.

When are the first and last buses of the day from Glasgow to Aberdeen?

Buses from Glasgow to Aberdeen begin running in the early morning and continue regularly throughout the day into the late evening. The first Glasgow to Aberdeen bus departs at 3:40 a.m. while the last leaves Glasgow at 6:20 p.m.

Where do buses depart from and arrive to?

All buses from Glasgow to Aberdeen depart from Glasgow Buchanan bus station. All buses arrive at Aberdeen bus station (Union Square bus station).

Taking the Bus from Glasgow

Buses From Glasgow to Aberdeen depart from Buchanan bus station located on Killermont Street adjacent to Glasgow Queen Street railway station and opposite the Royal Concert Hall. Buchanan bus station is the biggest bus station in Scotland and routes departing from there include buses going to Edinburgh Airport and Dumfries. Buchanan bus station is open around the clock with the travel centre opening from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. from Monday to Saturday and from 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Sundays. Passengers can reach the station by local or regional bus services mainly operated by First Glasgow and Stagecoach West Scotland, by train or by underground. Queen Street Station Rail Station is 200 meters away which connects to Buchanan Street Subway Station by travelator. The bus station is roughly a 10-15 minute walk to the north of Glasgow Central railway station. The bus station can be easily reached by public transport; many buses cover the route between Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street. Regular buses during the week conclude at around midnight, although there are night buses that run during the weekend.

Getting into Aberdeen by Bus

The third most populous city in Scotland and a leading business city within the UK, Aberdeen has plenty to offer any visitor, whether it be culture, sport or art. Aberdeen is a prosperous city owing to its thriving fishing, shipping, and oil industries. Known as the Granite City for its rugged building hewn from stone, it offers visitors stretches of scenic coastline, delightful countryside, nearby national parks with remarkable wildlife, along with a bevy of imposing castles. The Aberdeen Art Gallery and Aberdeen Maritime Museum can be enjoyed for free and are top attractions of the city. Aberdeen has a stunning coastline with beautiful sandy beaches which makes for some great walks.

Buses from Glasgow arrive at Aberdeen bus station (Union Square bus station) located on Guild Street next to Aberdeen Railway Station and attached to Union Square shopping centre. Both the bus and railway stations are right in the city centre. Services to Edinburgh and Inverness, among others, depart from here. Local buses are the primary mode of transport within the city, which means that the bus network is extensive. A night bus service runs in Aberdeen over the weekend across 6 routes. Passengers can continue their journey's by local buses mainly operated by Stagecoach Bluebird which run along Union Street. Taxis are available at the bus station.

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Best fares for buses from Glasgow to Aberdeen

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Mon, May 27
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National Express
17:353h 5m20:40
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Tue, May 28
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17:353h 5m20:40
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Wed, May 29
Bus
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17:353h 5m20:40
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Fastest Buses from Glasgow to Aberdeen by duration
Mon, May 27
Bus
National Express
17:353h 5m20:40
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Tue, May 28
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17:353h 5m20:40
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Wed, May 29
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17:353h 5m20:40
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Return Journeys for Buses from Aberdeen to Glasgow
Mon, May 27
Bus
National Express
06:503h 5m09:55
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Tue, May 28
Bus
National Express
06:353h 20m09:55
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Wed, May 29
Bus
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06:353h 20m09:55
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