|Distance||57 miles (92 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 7 min|
|Average train ticket price||£12 (€14)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Scotrail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway|
Trains from Dundee to Aberdeen cover the 57 miles (92 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 7 min with our travel partners like Scotrail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £10, but the average price of train tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Dundee and arrive in Aberdeen.
For as little as £10 you can travel by train from Dundee to Aberdeen with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Dundee and Aberdeen you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Looking to travel by train between Dundee and Aberdeen? Omio can help you find that perfect route with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Dundee to Aberdeen train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Dundee to Aberdeen, you can expect to travel 57 miles (92 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains from Dundee to Aberdeen in the Omio app, you can check if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Aberdeen from Dundee. Book that perfect Dundee to Aberdeen train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!
Train information from Dundee to Aberdeen with CrossCountry:
CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Dundee and Aberdeen:
Regular, scheduled trains run from Dundee to Aberdeen every day of the week. It is 66 miles from Dundee to Aberdeen, and relaxing rail journeys can take from just 1 hour 9 minutes. Services are operated by Cross Country, LNER, and ScotRail.
During the week, trains to Aberdeen leave Dundee on at least an hourly basis from just after 06:00 a.m. daily. The final train of the day is usually at 11:00 p.m. and has a journey time of 1 hour 27 minutes. Over weekends there are up to 27 daily trains from Dundee to Aberdeen, so travellers can book tickets for any time of day.
Most trains from Dundee to Aberdeen are direct, although some services require one change. Fastest journey times are 1 hour 9 minutes, and average journey times are around 75 minutes. With up to 39 daily trains from Dundee to Aberdeen, there's sure to be a service to meet your needs.
Departure train station: Dundee railway station. This is located in the centre of town, and has cycle stores, car parks, and a taxi rank. The railway station is served by a variety of local buses, and is also part of the Bike and Go cycle hire scheme. The railway station is within easy walking distance of the V&A Dundee and the Dundee Science Centre. Waiting rooms and seating are available for all passengers, and facilities at the station include baby changing, buffet dining, free WiFi, and a variety of shops.
Arrival train station: Aberdeen Railway Station. This station is bang in the centre of the city, within easy walking distance of the Aberdeen Bus Station, and all local shopping. The station has a first class lounge, buffet and bar facilities, and a variety of shops. Local buses and taxis are available from the railway station, making it easy to access Aberdeen Airport, if required.
Three train companies operate routes from Dundee to Aberdeen. These are ScotRail, London North Eastern Railway (LNER), and Cross Country. Most trains are direct, although one change may be required at times. ScotRail provide most services to Aberdeen, and journey times range from just over one hour to up to 90 minutes.
The ScotRail service to Aberdeen offers some of the fastest journey times, although really there is only about a 25 minute difference between slower and quicker providers. Expect at least one ScotRail train an hour during peak times of the day, and non-stop journeys taking from 69 minutes to 80 minutes.
LNER provide up to four daily trains from Dundee to Aberdeen, and journey times average 77 minutes. First Class passengers with LNER benefit from use of comfortable First Class lounges at both Dundee and Aberdeen railway stations.
There may only be a couple of Cross Country trains from Dundee to Aberdeen each day, but this operator does run the first train of the morning which leaves Dundee at 06:42 a.m. on every day of the week. Journeys take from 60 minutes to 74 minutes, and the line up of Cross Country trains includes TurboStar and Voyager.
First class and standard tickets, and some form of onboard catering are available on all trains to Aberdeen. You may even discover some of Scotland's premium produce on board some trains, including local whisky and Scottish shortbread. Step-free access, onboard services, and assistance at rail stations are just some of the accessibility options available to passengers in wheelchairs or with reduced mobility. However, these should always be booked in advance. Cyclists can carry bikes onto most trains at no additional charge, although it is always a good idea to book in advance on busier services. The Bike and Go cycle hire service is also available at both Dundee and Aberdeen railway stations. There is no limit to the amount of luggage that can be carried on trains from Dundee to Aberdeen, and pets can also be transported, but it's wise to check specific operator and pet transportation regulations beforehand. Some services provide quiet coaches. Free passenger WiFi is available on all trains to Aberdeen, but websites requiring high levels of bandwidth cannot always be accessed.
It's always easy to find the cheapest tickets for trains from Dundee to Aberdeen using the Omio app. We advise being flexibility about your travel dates and travel times so that you can find the most affordable journeys, and booking your ticket in advance to secure the best price.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Dundee and arrive in Aberdeen.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Dundee, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Dundee. The most popular arrival train station in Aberdeen, called Aberdeen, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.
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