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

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Line 201 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 201 bus from Ballater, Golf Road to Banchory, Mount Street 201
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Banchory, Mount Street to Union Square Bus Station 201 / ...

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen 53 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen 53 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen is to line 201 bus which costs £5 - £9 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Balmoral Castle and Aberdeen is 43 miles. The road distance is 53 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen station. However, there are services departing from Crathie, Balmoral Rd End and arriving at Union Square Bus Station via Ballater, Golf Road and Banchory, Mount Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The best way to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen without a car is to line 201 bus which takes 2 h 48 min and costs £5 - £9.

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Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen bus services, operated by Stagecoach UK, depart from Ballater, Golf Road station.

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Map of how to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen.
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  • Distance: 43.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland and Aberdeen, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen via Crathie, Balmoral Rd End, Ballater, Golf Road, and Banchory, Mount Street in around 2 h 48 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ballater, Golf Road to Banchory, Mount Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Banchory, Mount Street to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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