There are 2 ways to get from Aberdeen to Braemar by bus or car

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Line 201 bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 201 bus from Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk to Banchory, Mount Street 201 / ...
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Banchory, Mount Street to Ballater, Golf Road 201 / ...
  3. Take the line 201 bus from Ballater, Golf Road to Braemar, Post Office (Mar Road) 201 / ...

$7 - $12

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Braemar 56.6 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Braemar is to line 201 bus which costs £5 - £10 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Braemar is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Braemar is 50 miles. The road distance is 56.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Aberdeen to Braemar, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Braemar. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk and arriving at Braemar, Post Office (Mar Road) via Banchory, Mount Street and Ballater, Golf Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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Aberdeen to Braemar bus services, operated by Stagecoach UK, depart from Aberdeen, Scotland station.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Braemar.
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  • Distance: 50 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Aberdeen to Braemar via Banchory, Mount Street and Ballater, Golf Road in around 3 h 28 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk to Banchory, Mount Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Banchory, Mount Street to Ballater, Golf Road
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ballater, Golf Road to Braemar, Post Office (Mar Road)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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