There are 3 ways to get from Aberdeen to Stornoway by train, bus, ferry 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, bus, ferry  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal

$56 - $73

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal

$65 - $94

Fly  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Stornoway (SYY) ABZ - SYY

$127 - $608

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Stornoway is to train and bus and ferry which costs £40 - £55 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Stornoway is to fly which takes 3 h 50 min and costs £95 - £460.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Stornoway is 281 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Aberdeen to Stornoway, including transfers.

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

Flybe flies from Aberdeen to Stornoway twice daily.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Bus operators
D + E Coaches
Phone
01463 222 444
Email
info@decoaches.co.uk
Website
decoaches.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
decoaches.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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