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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Dornoch, Cathedral Square (Station Road) to Inverness, Bus Station X99
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Aberdeen

$37 - $55

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 41 min

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

$47 - $63

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Dornoch to Aberdeen 144.5 miles

$30 - $45

Bus, fly  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Dornoch, Cathedral Square (Station Road) to Wick, Hill Avenue (Bus Shelter)
  2. Fly from Wick (WIC) to Aberdeen (ABZ) WIC - ABZ

$132 - $508

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

You can take a train from Dornoch to Aberdeen via Tain, Post Office, Tain, and Inverness in around 5 h 41 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Wick to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Tain to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dornoch, Cathedral Square (Station Road) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dornoch, Cathedral Square (Station Road) to Wick, Hill Avenue (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dornoch and Aberdeen is 141 km. The road distance is 231 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dornoch to Aberdeen is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Dornoch to Aberdeen is to drive which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £22 - £35.

It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Dornoch to Aberdeen, including transfers.