The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Aberdeen to Glasgow will cost around £ 44 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 31.
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Trains per day
Of the 9 train that leave Aberdeen for Glasgow every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 194 km distance in an average of 2h 48m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2h 29m .
The slowest train will take 3h 21m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
3 hours 41 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£36|
|Trains depart from:||Aberdeen|
|Trains arrive in:||Glasgow|
|Train Companies:||London North Eastern Railway, Scotrail|
The Scottish cities of Aberdeen and Glasgow are connected by frequent trains, which depart every hour from Aberdeen railway station. The journey is served by ScotRail. Travel time ranges between two and a half and over three hours depending on train type, and there are no changes or layovers involved. The first train of the day departs Aberdeen at 5:26 a.m. and the last train leaves at 8:42 p.m.
Departure Station: Aberdeen Railway Station, located only 500 metres from the main commercial area in Union Street.Bus routes 3, 5, and 12 link the station with the city centre. Aberdeen ferry terminal is 800 metres away.
Arrival Station: Glasgow Queen Street, situated in downtown Glasgow, only a minute walk from Buchanan Street and the underground station with the same name, and approximately 5 minutes' walk from Glasgow Central Station.