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There are 3 ways to get from Ballater to Aberdeen by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Ballater, Golf Road to Holburn Junction 201 / ...

$13 - $18

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Taxi  •  56m

  1. Take a taxi from Ballater to Aberdeen 42.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  56m

  1. Drive from Ballater to Aberdeen 42.8 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Ballater to Aberdeen is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Ballater to Aberdeen is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ballater, Golf Road and arriving at Holburn Junction. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 41m.

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The distance between Ballater and Aberdeen is 36 miles. The road distance is 42.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Ballater to Aberdeen without a car is to bus which takes 1h 41m and costs £10 - £14.

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The bus from Ballater, Golf Road to Holburn Junction takes 1h 41m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ballater to Aberdeen bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, depart from Ballater, Golf Road station.

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Ballater to Aberdeen bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Holburn Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ballater to Aberdeen is 43 miles. It takes approximately 56m to drive from Ballater to Aberdeen.

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There are 345+ hotels available in Aberdeen. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ballater to Aberdeen.
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  • Distance: 36.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 41m

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

Stagecoach North Scotland operates a bus from Ballater to Aberdeen hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 1h 41m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach North Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ballater, Golf Road to Holburn Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Stagecoach North Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Ballater to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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