There are 11 ways to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Nottingham

$164 - $251

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Bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) G92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Nottingham Station Street National Express

$46 - $65

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Train via Edinburgh  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Nottingham

$140 - $294

Night train, train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the night train from Aberdeen to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Oxford Road
  3. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Nottingham

$95 - $134

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Nottingham 417.1 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Aberdeen to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 17 min

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

$92 - $259

Train to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA

$74 - $276

Fly Aberdeen to Manchester, train  •  6 h 10 min

  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 Nottingham

$79 - $202

Fly Aberdeen to London Luton, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to London Luton (LTN) ABZ - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Nottingham

$92 - $262

Fly Aberdeen to Humberside, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Humberside (HUY) ABZ - HUY
  2. Take the train from Barnetby to Lincoln Central
  3. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham

$108 - $303

Fly Aberdeen to Durham, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Durham (MME) ABZ - MME
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Chesterfield
  3. Take the train from Chesterfield to Nottingham

$168 - $446

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Nottingham station. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Nottingham Station Street via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Nottingham. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Nottingham via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Nottingham is 294 miles. The road distance is 417.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham without a car is to train which takes 7 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Nottingham bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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Aberdeen to Nottingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Aberdeen station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham is to train which takes 7 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Aberdeen to Nottingham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham.
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  • Distance: 293.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 46 min

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

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Nottingham via Sheffield in around 7 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Nottingham via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and Edinburgh in around 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Aberdeen to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Aberdeen to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $140
Anytime Single
$150 - $230
Off-Peak Single
$160 - $250
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $170
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Darlington to Chesterfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Train from Barnetby to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Train from Chesterfield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Chesterfield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$26 - $40
Night train from Aberdeen to Preston
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$198
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
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 (Stances 11 & 12)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
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 Edinburgh to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Aberdeen to Nottingham train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Nottingham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Nottingham is 417 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to drive from Aberdeen to Nottingham.

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Aer Lingus, KLM and Flybe offer flights from Aberdeen Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Aberdeen Airport is to line 727 bus which takes 42 min and costs .

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