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There are 5 ways to get from Aberdeen to Methil by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 99 bus, line 97 bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station 99 / ...
  3. Take the line 97 bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Leven, Bus Station 97 / ...

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Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Dundee
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Markinch

$25 - $80

3 alternative options

Train, line 7 bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Kirkcaldy
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to Lower Methil, Ex-Servicemen's Club 7 / ...

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station X54 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Methil 89.9 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Methil is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Methil is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Methil. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Lower Methil, Memorial Court via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, St Andrews, Bus Station and Leven, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Methil is 75 miles. The road distance is 89.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Methil without a car is to bus and line 99 bus and line 97 bus which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Aberdeen to Methil, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Methil bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Methil is to bus and line 99 bus and line 97 bus which takes 2 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £19 - £65 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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Aberdeen to Methil bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Leven, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Methil is 90 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Aberdeen to Methil.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Methil.
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  • Distance: 75.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Aberdeen to Methil via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, St Andrews, Bus Station, and Leven, Bus Station in around 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aberdeen to Methil via Dundee, Markinch, and Markinch, Railway Station in around 3 h 13 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $26
Train from Dundee to Markinch
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Dundee to Markinch
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Aberdeen to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Seagate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Leven, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to Lower Methil, Ex-Servicemen's Club
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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 Dundee, Scotland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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