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

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Bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction to Crathie, Balmoral Rd End 203 / ...

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Taxi  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle 51.2 miles

$130 - $170

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle 51.2 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction and arriving at Crathie, Balmoral Rd End. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Balmoral Castle is 43 miles. The road distance is 51.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 17 min and costs .

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The bus from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction to Crathie, Balmoral Rd End takes 2 h 5 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Crathie, Balmoral Rd End station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to drive from Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Balmoral Castle. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 43.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland?

Stagecoach North Scotland operates a bus from Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle every 3 hours, and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach North Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Holburn Junction to Crathie, Balmoral Rd End
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach North Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Aberdeen to Balmoral Castle
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Aurora Cabs
Phone
+441561 365131
Website
auroracabs.co.uk
Aberdeen Taxis
Phone
+44 1224 686868
Website
aberdeen-taxis.com

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