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There are 3 ways to get from Aberdeen to Ballater by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction to Ballater, Victoria Road 201 / ...

$13 - $18

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Taxi  •  55m

  1. Take a taxi from Aberdeen to Ballater 41 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  55m

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Ballater 41 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Ballater is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Ballater is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction and arriving at Ballater, Victoria Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 46m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Ballater is 36 miles. The road distance is 41 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Ballater without a car is to bus which takes 1h 46m and costs £10 - £14.

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The bus from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction to Ballater, Victoria Road takes 1h 46m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Aberdeen to Ballater bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, depart from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction station.

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Aberdeen to Ballater bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Ballater, Victoria Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Ballater is 41 miles. It takes approximately 55m to drive from Aberdeen to Ballater.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Ballater. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 36.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 46m

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

Stagecoach North Scotland operates a bus from Aberdeen to Ballater hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 1h 46m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach North Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction to Ballater, Victoria Road
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Stagecoach North Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Aberdeen to Ballater
Ave. Duration
55m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Aurora Cabs
Phone
+441561 365131
Website
auroracabs.co.uk
Aberdeen Taxis
Phone
+44 1224 686868
Website
aberdeen-taxis.com

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