There are 10 ways to get from Aberdeen to Skegness 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.

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Train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$100 - $278

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Bus  •  12 h 50 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 Middlesbrough
  3. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Skegness

$53 - $76

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Train via Edinburgh  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  4. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$109 - $315

Train, bus  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Lincoln Central
  3. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station

$182 - $263

Drive  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Skegness 456.1 miles

$95 - $150

Fly to Humberside, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Humberside (HUY) ABZ - HUY
  2. Take the bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Skegness, Seal Sanctuary

$95 - $276

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 20 min

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

$109 - $314

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7 h 50 min

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

$125 - $378

Fly to Manchester, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Manchester (MAN) ABZ - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  4. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$115 - $253

Fly to Norwich, train  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Norwich (NWI) ABZ - NWI
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$128 - $356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Skegness is to bus which costs £40 - £60 and takes 12 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Skegness is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 55 min and costs £70 - £210.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Skegness is 471 km. The road distance is 730 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to get from Aberdeen to Skegness, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Skegness via Edinburgh and Middlesbrough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Skegness via Doncaster and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 53 min.

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

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Skegness via Doncaster and Grantham in around 8 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Skegness via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12), Edinburgh, and Middlesbrough in around 12 h 50 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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 Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Aberdeen to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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 Aberdeen to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Aberdeen to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Leeds to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $230
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 Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $150
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 Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Super Off-Peak Single
$26 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $34
Anytime Single
$35 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Train from Norwich to Grantham
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $110
ScotRail
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Norwich to Grantham
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Middlesbrough to Skegness
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Skegness, Seal Sanctuary
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk

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