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

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Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket

$28 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station X7
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Railway Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) X54

$20 - $29

2 alternative options

Bus, line 25 bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) G92 / ...
  2. Take the line 25 bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge) 25 / ...

$25 - $38

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Livingston 123.4 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Livingston is to bus which costs £15 - £23 and takes 7 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Livingston is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Livingston is 102 miles. The road distance is 123.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Aberdeen to Livingston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge) via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Livingston North via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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Aberdeen to Livingston bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Aberdeen, Scotland station.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Livingston.
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  • Distance: 102.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Aberdeen to Livingston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Livingston via West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) and West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) in around 3 h 33 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Railway Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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