Duration 1h 27m
Distance 66.5 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberdeen and Elgin takes 1h 27m and the fastest train takes 1h 24m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberdeen to Elgin. 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. Elgin
1h 25m
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£15 - £45

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Elgin. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 25m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Elgin is 58 miles. The road distance is 66.5 miles.

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

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

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There are 202+ hotels available in Elgin. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen and Elgin?

ScotRail operates a train from Aberdeen to Elgin every 3 hours. Tickets cost £15 - £45 and the journey takes 1h 25m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £45

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