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Train Information between Glasgow and Aberdeen

distanceDistance120 miles (194 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€43)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesScotrail

Trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen cover the 120 miles (194 km) long route taking on average 2 h 31 min with our travel partners like Scotrail. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £14, but the average price of train tickets is £39. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Aberdeen.

Trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen

It's incredibly straightforward to take the train from Glasgow to Aberdeen, with direct services departing Glasgow Queen Street at least once every hour throughout the day. Most train services from Glasgow to Aberdeen are direct, with total journey times of around 2 hours 30 minutes during peak times. Passengers can also be flexible with departure times, with services operating from just before 6:00 a.m. and running up until around 9:15 p.m. every evening. Return journeys for rail services from Glasgow to Aberdeen are also available.

Which train companies go from Glasgow to Aberdeen?

ScotRail operate direct services for trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen.

How long is the train from Glasgow to Aberdeen?

The train from Glasgow to Aberdeen takes around 2 hours 30 minutes during peak times, although this can vary wildly. Services requiring a change at Haymarket can take closer to 3 hours 25 minutes, while late night services requiring a change at Croy can take upwards of 4 hours 20 minutes and require part of the journey is completed by bus.

When are the first and last trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen?

The first direct train from Glasgow to Aberdeen departs at 05:56 a.m. each morning, while the last direct service departs Glasgow at 9:16 p.m. every evening. During peak hours, a direct train service departs Glasgow at least once an hour.

What facilities are available on trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen?

ScotRail services from Glasgow to Aberdeen provide complimentary wireless internet access to all passengers. Train passengers can also make use of on-board luggage storage, ideal for those making airport connections or arriving into the city from further afield. On-board toilets suitable for disabled passengers ensure optimum accessibility, while train users can also enjoy a full catering menu can be enjoyed from morning until early evening. It's worth nothing that alcohol isn't served on services between 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m.

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

Departure Station: Direct services from Glasgow to Aberdeen depart Glasgow Queen Street in the city centre, within easy reach of many bus stops.

Arrival Station: Direct train services from Glasgow terminate at Aberdeen railway station, the only rail station in the city. The train station is just a 5 minute walk from the city centre.

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Trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen
Travel by train to Aberdeen 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 Glasgow to Aberdeen.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train to Aberdeen from Glasgow?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Glasgow and Aberdeen to cost as little as £14  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Glasgow to Aberdeen on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Glasgow to Aberdeen train prices are on average £39  one way.
How far is it from Glasgow to Aberdeen by train?
The distance between Glasgow and Aberdeen by train is approximately 120 miles (194 km).
How long is the train journey between Glasgow and Aberdeen?
While the time it takes to travel 120 miles (194 km) from Glasgow to Aberdeen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Glasgow to Aberdeen is on average 2 h 31 min.
Which train station in Glasgow goes to Aberdeen? Which train station do I come into Aberdeen from Glasgow?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Aberdeen.

Where do I find the Glasgow train station to Aberdeen? Where is the Aberdeen train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Glasgow Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Glasgow.

The most popular arrival train station, Aberdeen, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Aberdeen.

What train providers go from Glasgow to Aberdeen?
For the best Glasgow to Aberdeen train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Scotrail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Aberdeen from Glasgow to compare what amenities they may offer.
What are the first and last departure train times from Glasgow to Aberdeen?
If you prefer early morning trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen, the first train leaves at 07: 40. If you prefer late night trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 14. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Aberdeen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How early should I book train tickets between Glasgow and Aberdeen to score the best deals?
If you purchase Glasgow to Aberdeen train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £39. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Aberdeen
Glasgow Central
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle