How to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 52 min

$36 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 7 min

  1. M9 / ...
  2. M90 / ...

$35 - $53

2 alternative options

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  6 h 33 min

  1. X7
  2. 228

$46 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. 93.3 miles

$20 - $29

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Aviemore, Scotland?

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Aviemore via Inverness in around 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Aviemore via Broxden, Park and Ride in around 4 h 7 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Stagecoach UK
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Arbroath, Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Aberdeen and Aviemore is 105 km. The road distance is 149 km.

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore is to drive which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £14 - £22.

No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Aviemore. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Aviemore via Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Aviemore. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel via Broxden, Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore, including transfers.