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Jul 19
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£256British Airways
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Jul 20
£37London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£268British Airways
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Jul 21
£31Cross Country
£35National Express
£365British Airways
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Jul 22
£38Cross Country
£35National Express
£231British Airways
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Jul 23
£30Cross Country
£35National Express
£186British Airways
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£31Cross Country
£35National Express
£315British Airways
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£31Cross Country
£35National Express
£339KLM
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£30Cross Country
£35National Express
£296British Airways
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Jul 27
£30Cross Country
£34National Express
£172British Airways
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Jul 28
£37London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£162British Airways
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Jul 29
£28Scotrail
£35National Express
£157British Airways
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Jul 30
£27London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£156British Airways
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£27London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£194British Airways
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£27London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£219KLM
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£27London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£217British Airways
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£37London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£162British Airways
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£31Cross Country
£35National Express
£186British Airways
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£27London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£140British Airways
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£27London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£135British Airways
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£27London North Eastern Railway
£36National Express
£172British Airways
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£27London North Eastern Railway
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Journey Summary

Aberdeen to Edinburgh Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
3 hours 33 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £30
Trains depart from:Aberdeen
Trains arrive in:Edinburgh
Distance:149 km
TrainTrain Companies:London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country, Scotrail

Trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh: Journey Details

The Scottish capital is one of the most elegant cities in Europe, characterised by the medieval Old Town and castle, the refined Georgian streets of the New Town and the looming volcanic crag of Arthur's Seat. In August, its venues and galleries teem with visitors soaking up the culture at the world's biggest arts festival.

 

Which train companies go from Aberdeen to Edinburgh?

Cross Country Trains, Scotrail and Virgin East Coast Trains each provide trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh.

How often are trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh

From Monday to Saturday there are 18 direct services daily, with one indirect journey. On Sundays, there are 10 direct trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh, with the earliest departure slightly later than during the weekdays.

How long is the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh

Most direct trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh usually take 2 hours and 23 minutes. Although when taking an indirect train the journey time can be up to 2 hours and 35 minutes. There is one overnight train, which requires a change in Dundee, that takes 10 hours and 34 minutes.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Aberdeen to Edinburgh?

The first direct train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh is at 5:46 a.m and the last direct from Aberdeen to Edinburgh train leaves at 21:31 p.m.

Where do trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh depart from and arrive to?

Trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh depart from Aberdeen railway station, the city's main railway station, which is located close to Union Street in the city centre. There is a covered walkway between the station and the city bus station for services throughout Aberdeen and the North-East region, including some night bus routes. There are taxi ranks at the station and nearby on Hadden Street.

Trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh will arrive at Waverley Station in the centre of the city, adjacent to Princes Street and the Royal Mile. Numerous city bus routes serve the station, with night buses departing from nearby Waverley Bridge. Trams from Princes Street head for the western suburbs and the airport. There is a taxi rank inside the station by the main concourse.

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Best fares for trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh

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Sun, Jul 21
Train
Cross Country
10:102h 33m12:43
AberdeenEdinburgh
Mon, Jul 22
Train
Cross Country
07:202h 35m09:55
AberdeenEdinburgh
Tue, Jul 23
Train
Cross Country
07:202h 35m09:55
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Fastest Trains from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Sat, Aug 10
Train
Scotrail
10:022h 23m12:25
AberdeenEdinburgh
Tue, Aug 13
Train
Scotrail
10:022h 26m12:28
AberdeenEdinburgh
Tue, Aug 20
Train
Scotrail
10:022h 26m12:28
AberdeenEdinburgh
Return Train Tickets for Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Sun, Jul 21
Train
Cross Country
07:042h 25m09:29
EdinburghAberdeen
Mon, Jul 22
Train
London North Eastern Railway
09:282h 37m12:05
EdinburghAberdeen
Tue, Jul 23
Train
London North Eastern Railway
09:282h 37m12:05
EdinburghAberdeen

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Aberdeen
Edinburgh
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