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

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Aberdeen

$29 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus UK  •  3 h 46 min

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

$24 - $46

2 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach East Scotland  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station X54 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk X7

$46

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

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

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

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 3 h 46 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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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs .

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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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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 46 min.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen is 119 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen.

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There are 322+ hotels available in Aberdeen. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen.
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  • Distance: 96.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

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 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Aberdeen hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $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
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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