Duration 2h 24m
Distance 121.4 miles
Average price £45
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberdeen and Edinburgh Castle takes 2h 24m and the fastest train takes 2h 11m. There is a train service every few hours from Aberdeen to Edinburgh Castle. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Haymarket

  1. Aberdeen
  2. Edinburgh Castle
2h 51m
£11 - £85

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Want to know about travelling from Aberdeen to Edinburgh Castle? 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.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Haymarket. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Edinburgh Castle is 93 miles. The road distance is 121.4 miles.

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

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Aberdeen to Edinburgh Castle train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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There are 2918+ hotels available in Edinburgh Castle. Prices start at £62 per night.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen and Edinburgh Castle?

ScotRail operates a train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh Castle every 3 hours. Tickets cost £27 - £85 and the journey takes 2h 27m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £85
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£40 - £44

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