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

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Train, drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Gourock
  3. Drive from Gourock to Kilmartin

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Bus  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lochgilphead, Lochnell Street 926

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Train, bus  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lochgilphead, Lochnell Street 926

Drive  •  3h 39m

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Kilmartin 183 miles
Aberdeen → Kilmartin
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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Kilmartin is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 39m.

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The fastest way to get from Aberdeen to Kilmartin is to drive which takes 3h 39m and costs £29 - £45.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Kilmartin. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Kilmartin, Hotel via Buchanan Bus Station and Lochgilphead, Lochnell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 6m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Kilmartin is 147 miles. The road distance is 183 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Kilmartin without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 33m and costs £50 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5h 53m to get from Aberdeen to Kilmartin, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Kilmartin bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Union Square Bus Station.

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Aberdeen to Kilmartin bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Lochgilphead, Lochnell Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Kilmartin is 183 miles. It takes approximately 3h 39m to drive from Aberdeen to Kilmartin.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Kilmartin. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 147.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 53m

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

You can take a bus from Aberdeen to Kilmartin via Buchanan Bus Station and Lochgilphead, Lochnell Street in around 8h 6m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £100
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £100
Train from Glasgow Central to Gourock
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £17
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £17
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lochgilphead, Lochnell Street
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
Scottish Citylink

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