There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Aberdeen

$27 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus Stagecoach UK  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station X54
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk X7

$21 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Union Square Bus Station M92 / ...

$25 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen 119.4 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen is to bus which costs £15 - £23 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Aberdeen is 96 miles. The road distance is 119.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Union Square Bus Station via West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Aberdeen, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 13 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen every 2 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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