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Duration 8h 14m
Distance 505.7 miles
Average price £240
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Watford and Aberdeen takes 8h 14m and the fastest train takes 7h 15m. There is a train service every few hours from Watford 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 via Edinburgh

  1. London Kings Cross
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Aberdeen
8h 29m
£73 - £609

Watford to Aberdeen train times

Trains run every two hours between Watford and Aberdeen. The service departs Watford at 18:20 in the evening, which arrives into Aberdeen at 08:12. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Aberdeen. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 9h 2m.

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The distance between Watford and Aberdeen is 388 miles. The road distance is 505.7 miles.

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Watford to Aberdeen train services, operated by LNER, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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

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There are 372+ hotels available in Aberdeen. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Watford and Aberdeen?

You can take a train from Watford to Aberdeen via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, and Edinburgh in around 8h 29m.
Train operators
LNER
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £390
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150

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