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Duration 5h 22m
Distance 168.8 miles
Average price £105
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Helmsdale and Aberdeen takes 5h 22m and the fastest train takes 5h 5m. The train service runs several times per day from Helmsdale to Aberdeen. 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

  1. Helmsdale
  2. Inverness
  3. Aberdeen
5h 47m
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£43 - £133

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No, there is no direct train from Helmsdale to Aberdeen. However, there are services departing from Helmsdale and arriving at Aberdeen via Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 47m.

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The distance between Helmsdale and Aberdeen is 89 miles. The road distance is 168.8 miles.

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

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

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You can take a train from Helmsdale to Aberdeen via Inverness in around 5h 47m.
Train operators
ScotRail
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Helmsdale to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
Train from Inverness to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£22 - £70
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70

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