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

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Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aviemore to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Aberdeen

$21 - $64

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Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Aviemore, Station to Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre 228 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station M9 / ...

$15 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach North Scotland  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel to Inverness, Bus Station G10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Elgin, Bus Station 10 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Elgin, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station 35

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Aviemore to Aberdeen 93.1 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Aviemore to Aberdeen is to bus which costs £11 - £20 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aviemore to Aberdeen is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aviemore station to Aberdeen station. However, there are services departing from Aviemore, Station and arriving at Union Square Bus Station via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aviemore to Aberdeen. However, there are services departing from Aviemore and arriving at Aberdeen via Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Aviemore and Aberdeen is 65 miles. The road distance is 93.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Aviemore to Aberdeen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs £16 - £50.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Aviemore to Aberdeen, including transfers.

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Aviemore to Aberdeen bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Aviemore, Station.

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

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The best way to get from Aviemore to Aberdeen is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs £16 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £20 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Aviemore to Aberdeen.
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  • Distance: 65.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Aviemore, Highland, Scotland and Aberdeen, Scotland?

You can take a train from Aviemore to Aberdeen via Inverness in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aviemore to Aberdeen via Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre and Dundee City Centre, Bus Station in around 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Inverness
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Inverness to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Aviemore to Inverness
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$16 - $24
Train from Inverness to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$0
Sleeper Berth Solo
$3
Sleeper Seat
$10 - $15
LNER
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Aviemore, Station to Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Elgin, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Elgin, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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Aviemore to Aberdeen bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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Aviemore to Aberdeen train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Aberdeen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aviemore to Aberdeen is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Aviemore to Aberdeen.

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