There are 2 ways to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen by bus or car

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Recommended option

Line 201 bus  •  2 h 52 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 Holburn Junction (Union Grove) 201 / ...

$7 - $12

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen 53 miles

$11 - $17

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 52 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 Holburn Junction (Union Grove)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen?

The distance between Balmoral Castle and Aberdeen is 69 km. The road distance is 85 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen?

The cheapest way to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen is to line 201 bus which costs £4 - £9 and takes 2 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen?

The quickest way to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen is to drive which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £8 - £12.

Is there a direct bus between Balmoral Castle and Aberdeen?

No, there is no direct bus from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen. However, there are services departing from Crathie, Balmoral Rd End and arriving at Holburn Junction (Union Grove) via Ballater, Golf Road and Banchory, Mount Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

How long does it take to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen?

It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Balmoral Castle to Aberdeen, including transfers.