Duration 13h 23m
Distance 507.6 miles
Average price £290
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberdeen and Merthyr Tydfil takes 13h 23m and the fastest train takes 10h 9m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberdeen to Merthyr Tydfil. 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 Crewe

  1. Aberdeen
  2. Haymarket
  3. Crewe
  4. Merthyr Tydfil
11h 13m
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£149 - £466

Aberdeen to Merthyr Tydfil train times

Trains run every four hours between Aberdeen and Merthyr Tydfil. The earliest departure is at 16:02 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Aberdeen is at 21:31 which arrives into Merthyr Tydfil at 13:59. All services require a transfer, and take on average 13h 23m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Merthyr Tydfil. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Merthyr Tydfil via Haymarket, Crewe and Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 13m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Merthyr Tydfil is 379 miles. The road distance is 507.6 miles.

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

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Aberdeen to Merthyr Tydfil train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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There are 277+ hotels available in Merthyr Tydfil. Prices start at £48 per night.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen and Merthyr Tydfil?

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Merthyr Tydfil via Haymarket, Crewe, and Cardiff Central in around 11h 13m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
Once daily
Estimated price
£150 - £230

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