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

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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 - $49

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 41 min

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

$44 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Dornoch to Aberdeen 144.5 miles

$30 - $45

Bus, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Dornoch, Clydesdale Bank (Sutherland Road) to Wick, Hill Avenue (Bus Shelter)
  2. Fly from Wick (WIC) to Aberdeen (ABZ) WIC - ABZ

$131 - $506

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The cheapest way to get from Dornoch to Aberdeen is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dornoch to Aberdeen is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Dornoch and Aberdeen is 88 miles. The road distance is 144.5 miles.

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

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The nearest airport to Aberdeen is Aberdeen (ABZ) Airport which is 5.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include Inverness (INV) (78.7 miles), Edinburgh (EDI) (96.2 miles), Glasgow (GLA) (126.2 miles) and Kirkwall (KOI) (129.2 miles).

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Map of how to get from Dornoch to Aberdeen.
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  • Distance: 88.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

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 to Friday
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 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Tain to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
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 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dornoch, Clydesdale Bank (Sutherland Road) to Wick, Hill Avenue (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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