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There are 8 ways to get from Aberdeen to Horncastle by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train via Edinburgh  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newark North Gate

£61 - £142

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  13h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station G92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Meadowhall Interchange A1 M20
  3. Take the train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central

£58 - £98

6 alternative options

Train  •  10h 30m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Lincoln Central

£69 - £197

Bus  •  15h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Wragby National Express

£69 - £92

Drive  •  7h 14m

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Horncastle 396.9 miles

£65 - £95

Fly to Humberside, bus  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Humberside (HUY) ABZ - HUY
  2. Take the bus from Grimsby to Horncastle

£67 - £218

Fly to Manchester, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Manchester (MAN) ABZ - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Lincoln Central

£66 - £173

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 58m

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Birmingham (BHX) ABZ - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central

£87 - £228

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Horncastle is to drive which costs £65 - £95 and takes 7h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Horncastle is to fly and bus which costs £65 - £220 and takes 6h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Horncastle. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen, Scotland and arriving at Horncastle, Mountview Garage via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Wragby, Holmes Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 55m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Horncastle is 285 miles. The road distance is 396.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Horncastle without a car is to train via Edinburgh which takes 9h 35m and costs £60 - £150.

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It takes approximately 9h 35m to get from Aberdeen to Horncastle, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Horncastle bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Aberdeen, Scotland station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Horncastle is to train via Edinburgh which takes 9h 35m and costs £60 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £65 - £95 and takes 15h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Humberside Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Aberdeen to Horncastle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Wragby station.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Horncastle.
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  • Distance: 284.6 miles
  • Duration: 9h 35m

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Horncastle, England?

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Horncastle via Edinburgh, Newark North Gate, Lincoln Central, and Central Bus Station in around 9h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Horncastle via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Wragby, and Wragby, Holmes Way in around 15h 55m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £300
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Durham
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £300
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £200
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £200
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £210
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £460
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Train operators
ScotRail
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£19 - £29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£19 - £29
1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Edinburgh to Newark North Gate
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£30 - £50
1st Class
£60 - £95
Train from Aberdeen to Leeds
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£40 - £65
1st Class
£80 - £120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Aberdeen to Leeds
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£100 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£60 - £95
Anytime Single
£100 - £160
Off-Peak Single
£110 - £170
Train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£21 - £35
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
£85 - £120
Sleeper Berth Solo
£147
Sleeper Seat
£19 - £28
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Off-Peak Single
£11 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Single
£17 - £25
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £27
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Meadowhall Interchange A1
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£23 - £45
Website
Megabus UK
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£45 - £65
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National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Wragby
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£17 - £23
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National Express
Bus from Grimsby to Horncastle
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
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National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Horncastle is 397 miles. It takes approximately 7h 14m to drive from Aberdeen to Horncastle.

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Flybe offers flights from Aberdeen Airport to Humberside Airport.

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There are 329+ hotels available in Horncastle. Prices start at £55 per night.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Aberdeen Airport is to train which takes 8m and costs £2 - £16.

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