Duration 3h 22m
Distance 150.1 miles
Average price £85
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberdeen and Dumbarton takes 3h 22m and the fastest train takes 3h 10m. There is a train service every few hours from Aberdeen to Dumbarton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberdeen
  2. Dumbarton
3h 15m
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£36 - £106

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Want to know about travelling from Aberdeen to Dumbarton? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Dumbarton. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Dumbarton Central via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 15m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Dumbarton is 126 miles. The road distance is 150.1 miles.

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Aberdeen to Dumbarton train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Aberdeen station.

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Aberdeen to Dumbarton train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station.

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There are 1357+ hotels available in Dumbarton. Prices start at £59 per night.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen and Dumbarton?

ScotRail operates a train from Aberdeen to Dumbarton hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £100 and the journey takes 2h 32m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Estimated price
£30 - £100

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