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There are 4 ways to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

$35 - $50

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Bus Stagecoach North Scotland  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Inverness, Marks and Spencer 10
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Aviemore, Station G10 / ...

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Arbroath, Bus Station X7
  2. Take the bus from Arbroath, Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel 228

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Aviemore 93.3 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Aviemore station. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Aviemore, Station via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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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 41 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Aviemore is 65 miles. The road distance is 93.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore without a car is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Aviemore bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Aviemore.
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  • Distance: 65.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

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

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Aviemore via Inverness in around 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Aviemore via Inverness, Marks and Spencer and Inverness, Bus Station in around 5 h 20 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
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Inverness, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Aviemore, Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Arbroath, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Aberdeen to Aviemore bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Aviemore is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Aberdeen to Aviemore.

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