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Cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to London

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
07:526h56
Aberdeen station (ABD)
14:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1211One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:526h56
Aberdeen station (ABD)
16:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1211One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:047h34
Aberdeen station (ABD)
16:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1231One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
05:577h44
Aberdeen station (ABD)
13:41London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1231One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
07:087h31
Aberdeen station (ABD)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1231One-way
1 change

Train timetableAberdeen to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
London North Eastern Railway
05:577h44
Aberdeen station (ABD)
13:41London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
07:087h31
Aberdeen station (ABD)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
07:526h56
Aberdeen station (ABD)
14:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:047h34
Aberdeen station (ABD)
16:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:526h56
Aberdeen station (ABD)
16:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes

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Train times from Aberdeen to London

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 56 m

Average

7 h 20 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

639 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Aberdeen for London every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
07:526h56
Aberdeen station (ABD)
14:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1211One-way
0 changes
Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
09:526h56
Aberdeen station (ABD)
16:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1211One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
07:087h31
Aberdeen station (ABD)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1231One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:047h34
Aberdeen station (ABD)
16:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1231One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
05:577h44
Aberdeen station (ABD)
13:41London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1231One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Aberdeen to London

distanceDistance396 miles
durationAverage train duration6 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£121 (€135)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, Virgin Trains, Lumo, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express

Trains from Aberdeen to London cover the 396 miles long trip taking on average 6 h 49 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, Virgin Trains, Lumo, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £62, but the average price of train tickets is £121. Travellers depart most frequently from Aberdeen and arrive in London Waterloo.

Train providers: East Coast, Caledonian Sleeper and Virgin Trains trains Aberdeen to London

Travel from Aberdeen to London from £67 with Omio’s train partners East Coast, Caledonian Sleeper and Virgin Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

Train information from Aberdeen to London with TransPennine Express:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 8 min
  • Cheapest Price: £116

Trains from Aberdeen to London

With fourteen daily departures the journey from Aberdeen to London can be made in comfort either during the day or overnight. Some services are direct while others require a change at Edinburgh Waverley.

Which train companies go from Aberdeen to London?

Daytime trains from Aberdeen to London are operated by Virgin Trains East Coast while the Caledonian Sleeper departs twice every evening excluding Saturdays.

How long is the train from Aberdeen to London?

Virgin trains from Aberdeen to London take from 7 to 9 hours while the sleeper service takes 10 or 11 hours.

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

The first departure in the morning is at approximately 5:50 a.m. The last Virgin Trains East Coast service departs at around 4:00 p.m. while the Caledonian Sleepers leave at 8:10 and 9:45 p.m.

What facilities are available on trains from Aberdeen to London?

Free Wi-Fi is available on Virgin Trains East Coast services along with priority seating, luggage space, quiet carriages and toilets that include disabled access and baby changing facilities. The Food Bar sells a range of drinks and snacks. Two dogs or small domestic animals can travel free with each paying passenger. The overnight Caledonian Sleeper offers free Wi-Fi access and private sinks with towels along with shared toilets. Shower facilities can be found at departure and arrival stations. Breakfast is available at an extra charge and can be served either in the Lounge Car or sleeping compartment.

What is the departure and arrival station for trains from Aberdeen to London?

Departure Station: Trains from Aberdeen to London depart from Aberdeen Station in the city centre. It is adjacent to the bus terminal and has both bicycle storage facilities and car parking. Transport links are provided by taxis and local bus routes.

Arrival Station: Virgin Trains East Coast services arrive at London's King's Cross while the Caledonian Sleeper terminates at London Euston. There are bicycle storage units, car parking, bus terminals and taxi ranks at both stations. King's Cross St Pancras Station is on six London Underground lines while Euston is served by the Northern and Victoria Lines.

FAQs: Aberdeen to London train

FAQs: Travel by train from Aberdeen to London 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 London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to London can start from as little as £62 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Aberdeen to London is £121; 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 London train travel time is 6 h 49 min   for the 396 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Aberdeen to London leaves at 05: 57. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Aberdeen to London leaves at 21: 43.
Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day from Aberdeen to London with East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Aberdeen to London train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, Virgin Trains, Lumo, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Aberdeen and London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Aberdeen to London with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Aberdeen, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Aberdeen and Dyce (Aberdeen Airport). When arriving in London, you can end your journey in train stations like London Waterloo, London Euston and London Paddington.

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 London Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Aberdeen to London is February.
You have options as you can travel to London from Aberdeen 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Aberdeen and London

Aberdeen
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Aberdeen is the most popular Aberdeen railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Aberdeen for your journey to London.
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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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