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

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Train  •  9 h 33 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

$103 - $314

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Bus  •  12 h 55 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 - $75

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Train, bus  •  11 h 18 min

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

$100 - $264

Bus, train  •  17 h 19 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 Edinburgh, Bus Station X54
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Meadowhall Interchange M20
  4. Take the train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
  5. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station

$104 - $138

Drive  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Skegness 456.1 miles

$95 - $150

Fly to Humberside, bus  •  6 h 40 min

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

$96 - $276

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 25 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

$127 - $314

Fly to London Luton, train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to London Luton (LTN) ABZ - LTN
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$95 - $287

Fly to Manchester, train  •  8 h 47 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 54 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

$154 - $356

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Skegness is to bus which costs £40 - £60 and takes 12 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Skegness is to fly and bus which costs £70 - £220 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station 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 55 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 Edinburgh, Doncaster and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 33 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Skegness is 294 miles. The road distance is 456.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Skegness without a car is to train which takes 9 h 33 min and costs £75 - £240.

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It takes approximately 9 h 33 min to get from Aberdeen to Skegness, including transfers.

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

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Aberdeen to Skegness train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Aberdeen station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Skegness is to train which takes 9 h 33 min and costs £75 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £60 and takes 12 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 294.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Skegness via Edinburgh, Doncaster, and Grantham in around 9 h 33 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 55 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 Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
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, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
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
ScotRail
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 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 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 Leeds
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $220
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
$28 - $45
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 Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Aberdeen to Leeds
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
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
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
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
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $110
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Meadowhall Interchange
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
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 Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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
Stagecoach East Scotland
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
$22
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Railway Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Website
stagecoachbus.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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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Humberside Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Aberdeen to Skegness bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Skegness station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Skegness is 456 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to drive from Aberdeen to Skegness.

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KLM and Flybe offer flights from Aberdeen Airport to Humberside Airport.

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There are 381+ hotels available in Skegness. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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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 £3.

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