There are 4 ways to get from Aberdeen to The Kelpies by train, bus or car

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  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Stirling

$39 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus via Seagate Bus Station  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberdeen, Music Hall (Huntly Street) to Seagate Bus Station X7
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station X26
  3. Take the bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Grangemouth, Dalgrain Road (North of Dalgrain Road) 28

$18 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) G92 / ...

$30 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to The Kelpies 123.9 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to The Kelpies is to bus which costs £13 - £20 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to The Kelpies is to drive which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £20 - £29.

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The distance between Aberdeen and The Kelpies is 161 km. The road distance is 198 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Aberdeen to The Kelpies, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to The Kelpies. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (At Shell Garage) via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and The Kelpies, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Aberdeen to The Kelpies hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Aberdeen to The Kelpies every 2 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Music Hall (Huntly Street) to Seagate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Grangemouth, Dalgrain Road (North of Dalgrain Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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