There are 10 ways to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 43 min

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

$171 - $267

Cheapest option

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

$49 - $72

8 alternative options

Train via Newcastle  •  8 h 7 min

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

$130 - $342

Bus, train  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Shudehill Interchange M11
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham

$65 - $146

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Nottingham 417.1 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Aberdeen to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 11 min

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

$91 - $264

Fly Aberdeen to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) ABZ - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Nottingham

$106 - $369

Fly Aberdeen to Manchester, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Manchester (MAN) ABZ - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham

$66 - $212

Train to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands  •  5 h 50 min

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

$74 - $283

Fly Aberdeen to Humberside, train  •  7 h 16 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

$109 - $305

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 43 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 Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
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 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
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
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
6 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Single
$160 - $240
Off-Peak Single
$170 - $260
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Newcastle to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Train from Leeds to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
Train from Barnetby to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Northern Rail
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Sheffield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$27 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$27 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $75
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Shudehill Interchange
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Aberdeen to Nottingham?

The distance between Aberdeen and Nottingham is 470 km. The road distance is 667 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham?

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham is to bus which costs £35 - £55 and takes 11 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham?

The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham is to fly and train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs £65 - £190.

Is there a direct train between Aberdeen and Nottingham?

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 43 min.

Is there a direct bus between Aberdeen and Nottingham?

No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Nottingham. 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.

How long does it take to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham?

It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Aberdeen to Nottingham, including transfers.