Aberdeen to Dundee train

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Cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Dundee

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Aberdeen to Dundee is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
11:471h15
Aberdeen station (ABD)
13:02Dundee station (DEE)
£131One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:471h15
Aberdeen station (ABD)
11:02Dundee station (DEE)
£131One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
10:331h07
Aberdeen station (ABD)
11:40Dundee station (DEE)
£321One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
09:301h16
Aberdeen station (ABD)
10:46Dundee station (DEE)
£321One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
11:321h10
Aberdeen station (ABD)
12:42Dundee station (DEE)
£321One-way
0 changes

Train timetableAberdeen to Dundee

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
Scotrail
09:301h16
Aberdeen station (ABD)
10:46Dundee station (DEE)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:471h15
Aberdeen station (ABD)
11:02Dundee station (DEE)
0 changes
Scotrail
10:331h07
Aberdeen station (ABD)
11:40Dundee station (DEE)
0 changes
Scotrail
11:321h10
Aberdeen station (ABD)
12:42Dundee station (DEE)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:471h15
Aberdeen station (ABD)
13:02Dundee station (DEE)
0 changes
Scotrail
12:301h10
Aberdeen station (ABD)
13:40Dundee station (DEE)
0 changes

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Train times from Aberdeen to Dundee

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 7 m

Average

1 h 12 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

93 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Aberdeen for Dundee every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Scotrail
10:331h07
Aberdeen station (ABD)
11:40Dundee station (DEE)
£321One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
11:321h10
Aberdeen station (ABD)
12:42Dundee station (DEE)
£321One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
12:301h10
Aberdeen station (ABD)
13:40Dundee station (DEE)
£321One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:471h15
Aberdeen station (ABD)
11:02Dundee station (DEE)
£131One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:471h15
Aberdeen station (ABD)
13:02Dundee station (DEE)
£131One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Aberdeen to Dundee

distanceDistance57 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£15 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersScotRail, East Coast, CrossCountry or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Aberdeen to Dundee cover the 57 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 7 min with our travel partners like ScotRail, East Coast, CrossCountry or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £6, but the average price of train tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Aberdeen and arrive in Dundee.

Train providers: ScotRail, East Coast and CrossCountry trains Aberdeen to Dundee

Buy your official ScotRail, East Coast and CrossCountry train tickets between Aberdeen and Dundee from £12 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

The Caledonian Sleeper is a train service operating in the United Kingdom. It offers overnight journeys between London, Scotland, the North of England and Wales. The service is operated by Serco and consists of two types of trains: the Classic Sleeper and the Lowland Sleeper. The Classic Sleeper offers comfortable sleeping berths, while the Lowland Sleeper offers reclining seats. Both trains offer onboard facilities such as Wi-Fi, power sockets, and complimentary tea and coffee. Ticket types include Standard, First Class and Solo. Standard tickets offer access to the lounge car, while First Class tickets include access to the lounge car and complimentary breakfast. Solo tickets are available for single travellers and offer access to the lounge car and a private sleeping berth. The most popular routes for the Caledonian Sleeper are London to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. Passengers can also travel from London to Aberdeen, Fort William and Dundee.

Caledonian Sleeper from Aberdeen to Dundee train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: £85
  • Caledonian Sleeper frequency: 1 a day

Trains from Aberdeen to Dundee

Trains between Aberdeen and Dundee are fast and regular, typically taking just over an hour in duration. With around two to three scheduled per hour, travellers can enjoy the route without needing to change. There are mobile tickets available for many services.

Which train companies travel from Aberdeen to Dundee?

It's easy to travel flexibly by train between Aberdeen and Dundee, as this busy route is served by three train operators: Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway (LNER) and ScotRail. ScotRail operates the majority of the services, followed by Cross Country. 

How long is the train from Aberdeen to Dundee?

The fastest journey is operated by ScotRail and takes just one hour and five minutes without any changes. Most trains typically take less than an hour and a half. Even the last train of the day, after 11:00 p.m., takes just one hour 22 minutes and is a direct service, meaning that passengers can travel until later in the day without worry.

How many trains are there from Aberdeen to Dundee?

There are around two to three services on offer during the busier train travel periods. During the week, services tend to start from around 6:00 a.m. and operate until just after 11:00 p.m. At the weekend, train services start at around 8:00 a.m. There is at least one train per hour - and frequently more - and the vast majority of services are direct.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Aberdeen to Dundee?

Departure train station: Aberdeen Train Station is the only train station in the city and is located in Aberdeen's city centre, on Guild Street. It has traveller facilities that include digital information screens, a first class lounge, newsagent and photo booths, a coffee outlet, food outlet, seating areas, WiFi, accessible toilets and ticketing facilities. Onward travel is easy by taxi, bus, airport transfer and from the port too, with connecting services just outside the station itself.

Arrival train station: Dundee Station is located on Union Street in the city. It has a seating area, lounge, toilets, WiFi, ATMs, coffee and food kiosks, a newsagent, trolleys, ticketing facilities, digital information boards and baby changing facilities. Taxis and buses pick up from directly outside the station for easy onward travel.

FAQs: Aberdeen to Dundee train

FAQs: Travel by train from Aberdeen to Dundee 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 Aberdeen to Dundee.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Dundee can start from as little as £6 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Aberdeen to Dundee is £15; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Aberdeen to Dundee train travel time is 1 h 7 min   for the 57 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Aberdeen to Dundee leaves at 05: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Aberdeen to Dundee leaves at 22: 26.
There are 24 trains a day from Aberdeen to Dundee which require at least one change with ScotRail, East Coast, CrossCountry or Caledonian Sleeper. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Aberdeen to Dundee you can take a train with ScotRail, East Coast, CrossCountry or Caledonian Sleeper. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Aberdeen and Dundee on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, you can take a night train from Aberdeen to Dundee with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

Passengers board the train most frequently from Aberdeen, which is located around 0 miles (5 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Dundee, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Aberdeen to Dundee by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to Dundee from Aberdeen 2 different ways: coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Aberdeen and Dundee

Aberdeen
Dundee
The major railway station for departures from Aberdeen is Aberdeen. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Aberdeen for your trip from Aberdeen to Dundee.
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Dyce (Aberdeen Airport)WifiParkingAccessibility
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Public transport options for Dyce (Aberdeen Airport)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the station car park at the end of Station Road

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