How to get from Perth to Aberdeen

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Travel Information between Perth and Aberdeen

distanceDistance72 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£2 - £18
fastestFastest modeTrain • £18 • 1 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Scotrail

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 72 miles between Perth and Aberdeen. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Megabus or Scotrail among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Perth to Aberdeen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Perth to Aberdeen

Travel 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 Perth to Aberdeen.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Perth to Aberdeen. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Perth to Aberdeen. Tickets for a flight cost on average £2.

This is compared to other travel options to Aberdeen:

A flight is generally £12 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £14 from Perth to Aberdeen.

A flight is generally £17 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £18 from Perth to Aberdeen.

The fastest way from Perth to Aberdeen is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 28 min.

Other travel options from Perth to Aberdeen can usually take longer:

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The distance from Perth to Aberdeen is approximately 72 miles.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Perth to Aberdeen:

  • Coaches most often depart from Perth at Perth, Bus Station (stance 5) and arrive in Aberdeen at Aberdeen, Guild Street.
  • Trains mostly depart from Perth and arrive in Aberdeen.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Perth to Aberdeen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can get you to Aberdeen by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Megabus from Perth to Aberdeen for £14 on Omio.
  • Travel with Scotrail for trains to Aberdeen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Scotrail Perth to Aberdeen tickets on Omio for £18.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Perth to Aberdeen often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Edinburgh, London or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Perth and Aberdeen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Aberdeen and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Perth and Aberdeen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £14 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £2 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £18 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Perth and Aberdeen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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