London to Aberdeen train

Cheap train tickets from London to Aberdeen

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Cheapest

£210

Average

£212

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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13:00London Kings Cross7h46 20:46Aberdeen
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12:30London Kings Cross7h35 20:05Aberdeen
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10:30London Kings Cross7h27 17:57Aberdeen
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10:00London Kings Cross7h06 17:06Aberdeen
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09:00London Kings Cross6h53 15:53Aberdeen
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£2171One-way

Train schedule London to Aberdeen

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09:00London Kings Cross6h53 15:53Aberdeen
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10:00London Kings Cross7h06 17:06Aberdeen
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10:30London Kings Cross7h27 17:57Aberdeen
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12:30London Kings Cross7h35 20:05Aberdeen
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13:00London Kings Cross7h46 20:46Aberdeen
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Fastest train times from London to Aberdeen

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Fastest Journey

6 h 53 m

Average

7 h 21 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

639 km

Of the 5 trains that leave London for Aberdeen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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09:00London Kings Cross6h53 15:53Aberdeen
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£2171One-way
10:00London Kings Cross7h06 17:06Aberdeen
0 changes
£2101One-way
10:30London Kings Cross7h27 17:57Aberdeen
1 change
£2101One-way
12:30London Kings Cross7h35 20:05Aberdeen
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£2101One-way
13:00London Kings Cross7h46 20:46Aberdeen
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£2101One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Aberdeen

distanceDistance396 miles (639 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£137 (€152)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesScotrail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country or Lumo

Trains from London to Aberdeen cover the 396 miles (639 km) long route taking on average 7 h 6 min with our travel partners like Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country or Lumo. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £50, but the average price of train tickets is £137. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Aberdeen.

Train providers: ScotRail and CrossCountry trains London to Aberdeen

Travel between London and Aberdeen from £50 with Omio’s train partners ScotRail and CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Aberdeen from London you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets from London to Aberdeen are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with CrossCountry to Aberdeen from London all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 396 miles (639 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest London to Aberdeen routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry London to Aberdeen train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Aberdeen with CrossCountry!

    Find cheap tickets for ScotRail trains to Aberdeen from London on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date London to Aberdeen train timetable from ScotRail, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 396 miles (639 km) journey from London to Aberdeen, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from London to Aberdeen in the Omio app, you can check to see if the ScotRail trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the ScotRail train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Aberdeen from London and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Aberdeen from London with ScotRail!

      Trains from London to Aberdeen: Journey Details

      Direct trains from London to Aberdeen leave every day, but most services operate with a brief stop in Edinburgh. There is a daily direct service that leaves London Kings Cross in the morning, two in the afternoon and a late service as well. All direct services are provided by Virgin Trains East Coast. The journey takes around 7 hours 30 minutes and some indirect services take the same amount of time.

      Taking the Train from London

      Direct services with Virgin Trains leave from London Kings Cross, which can be found to the north of central London, not far from Euston. Kings Cross is well connected to northern and southern parts of the capital via the Tube, and local buses link it to the West End as well. Regular night bus services mean that getting to Kings Cross should be simple at any time of night. However, for airport transfers, taxis may well be the quickest and easiest option.

      Getting into Aberdeen by Train

      Christened the "Granite City", Aberdeen is steeped in history. It is surrounded by the wild coast of north-east Scotland, with superb golf courses and locations for fishing, hiking and climbing. Trains from London to Aberdeen get into the city's main train station at Union Square. The station is directly next to the main bus station as well, making connection to outlying suburbs or the centre easy. The station is also just a mile from the Ferry Terminal, for anyone travelling on to Scandinavia or the oil fields. There are also 6 night bus services in Aberdeen, which will be useful for late night arrivals from London.

      Travel Tips: Trains from London 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 London to Aberdeen.
      FAQs
      Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Aberdeen from London for the next 7 days starting from £50  one way.
      If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Aberdeen train prices are on average £137  one way.
      The London to Aberdeen train distance is approximately 396 miles (639 km).
      On average the train from London to Aberdeen duration is 7 h 6 min  for the 396 miles (639 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

      Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Aberdeen.

      Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to this train station.

      Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Aberdeen and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (311 m) from the train station to the city centre in Aberdeen.

      Take the London to Aberdeen train with Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country or Lumo. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from London to Aberdeen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day between London and Aberdeen, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Caledonian Sleeper  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
      On average, there are 2 trains a day from London to Aberdeen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      You can take the first train from London to Aberdeen at 04: 45   or take the last train from London to Aberdeen leaving at 22: 50. Look for the latest London Aberdeen train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
      If you purchase a train ticket between London and Aberdeen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £137 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from London to Aberdeen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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      Aberdeen
      The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your trip to Aberdeen from London.
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      Public transport options for London Victoria
      Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
      Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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      Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
      Public transport options for London Euston
      Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
      Overground lines: Watford DC
      Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
      Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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      Public transport options for London Kings Cross
      Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
      Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
      Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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      Public transport options for London Paddington
      Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
      Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
      Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
      Metro: Tube Lines.
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      Public transport options for London St Pancras International
      Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
      Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
      Bus lines: 326, 139
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      Public transport options for London Waterloo
      Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
      Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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      Public transport options for London Liverpool Street
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
      Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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      Public transport options for London Bridge
      Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
      Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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      Public transport options for Heathrow Airport T123
      Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
      Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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      Public transport options for London Marylebone
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
      Metro: Bakerloo Line.

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