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There are 7 ways to get from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train via Edinburgh  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington

£45 - £164

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station G92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
  3. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Stockton, High Street Stand C X10

£36 - £54

5 alternative options

Train  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Thornaby

£43 - £135

Drive  •  4h 57m

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees 273.3 miles

£45 - £65

Fly to Durham, train, line 15 bus  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Durham (MME) ABZ - MME
  2. Take the train from Dinsdale to Thornaby
  3. Take the line 15 bus from Thornaby, Rail Station to Thornaby, Victor Way

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Newcastle (NCL) ABZ - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Thornaby

£101 - £276

Fly to Manchester, train  •  6h 36m

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

£68 - £180

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees is to bus which costs £35 - £55 and takes 8h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees is to drive which costs £45 - £65 and takes 4h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Thornaby-on-Tees. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Thornaby, Victor Way via Edinburgh, Eldon Square Bus Station and Stockton, High Street Stand B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 52m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Thornaby-on-Tees is 184 miles. The road distance is 273.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees without a car is to train via Edinburgh which takes 5h 49m and costs £40 - £170.

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It takes approximately 5h 49m to get from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees is to train via Edinburgh which takes 5h 49m and costs £40 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 8h 52m.

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Stockton, High Street Stand C station.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees.
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  • Distance: 184.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 49m

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Thornaby-on-Tees, England?

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees via Edinburgh, Darlington, Thornaby, and Thornaby, Rail Station in around 5h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees via Edinburgh, Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard, Eldon Square Bus Station, and Stockton, High Street Stand B in around 8h 52m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Aberdeen to Durham via Humberside
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
£70 - £320
Flights from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£210 - £1,800
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £200
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £200
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Train operators
ScotRail
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£19 - £29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£19 - £29
1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£22 - £35
1st Class
£40 - £65
Train from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£30 - £50
1st Class
£60 - £90
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Single
£55 - £85
Off-Peak Single
£50 - £80
Train from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£45 - £75
Anytime Single
£75 - £120
Off-Peak Single
£80 - £130
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
£85 - £120
Sleeper Berth Solo
£147
Sleeper Seat
£19 - £28
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Dinsdale to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
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 Thornaby
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £24
Off-Peak Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Bus operators
Megabus UK
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£16 - £22
Book at
National Express
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Stockton, High Street Stand C
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Go North East
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Thornaby, Rail Station to Thornaby, Victor Way
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Arriva North East

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees is 273 miles. It takes approximately 4h 57m to drive from Aberdeen to Thornaby-on-Tees.

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Flybe offers flights from Aberdeen Airport to Durham Airport.

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There are 374+ hotels available in Thornaby-on-Tees. Prices start at £45 per night.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Aberdeen Airport is to train which takes 8m and costs £2 - £16.

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