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

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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen

$20 - $25

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Broughty Ferry, Library to Arbroath Railway Station 73 / ...
  2. Take the train from Arbroath to Aberdeen

$22 - $66

Bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ethiebeaton Park, Dobbie's Garden Centre (McDonald's) to Aberdeen, Music Hall (Huntly Street) X7

$23

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen 67.8 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen is to train which costs £15 - £19 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen. However, there are services departing from Broughty Ferry, Library and arriving at Aberdeen, Music Hall (Huntly Street) via Ethiebeaton Park, Dobbie's Garden Centre (McDonald's). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Broughty Ferry and arriving at Aberdeen. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Broughty Ferry and Aberdeen is 56 miles. The road distance is 67.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen without a car is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £15 - £19.

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The train from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Ethiebeaton Park, Dobbie's Garden Centre (McDonald's) station.

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

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The best way to get from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £15 - £19. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen.
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  • Distance: 55.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Broughty Ferry, Scotland and Aberdeen, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen 5 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen hourly. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Broughty Ferry to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $25
Train from Arbroath to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Broughty Ferry, Library to Arbroath Railway Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ethiebeaton Park, Dobbie's Garden Centre (McDonald's) to Aberdeen, Music Hall (Huntly Street)
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Broughty Ferry, Library to Arbroath, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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