There are 12 ways to get from London to Aviemore by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Aviemore

£70 - £550

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Bus  •  14h 55m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh 809 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel G90 / ...

£36 - £48

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Bus via Dundee  •  15h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Victoria Coach Station Arrivals to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M11
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel 228

£51 - £94

Night train  •  10h 17m

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to Aviemore

£47 - £52

Drive  •  8h 49m

  1. Drive from London King's Cross to Aviemore 532 miles

£90 - £140

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  6h 41m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Aviemore

£90 - £306

Fly London Heathrow to Inverness, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Inverness (INV) LHR - INV
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

£54 - £298

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Inverness, train  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Inverness (INV) LGW - INV
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

£62 - £418

Train to London Luton, fly to Inverness, train  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Inverness (INV) LTN - INV
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

£56 - £229

Fly London City to Glasgow, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  3. Take the train from Perth to Aviemore

£92 - £398

Fly London City to Dundee, train  •  7h 19m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dundee (DND) LCY - DND
  2. Take the train from Perth to Aviemore

£78 - £226

Fly London Heathrow to Aberdeen, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Aberdeen (ABZ) LHR - ABZ
  2. Take the train from Dyce to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

£71 - £457

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The cheapest way to get from London to Aviemore is to bus which costs £35 - £50 and takes 14h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Aviemore is to fly and train which costs £50 - £300 and takes 6h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Aviemore. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel via Edinburgh, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Aviemore. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 27m.

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The distance between London and Aviemore is 422 miles. The road distance is 532 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Aviemore without a car is to train which takes 7h 27m and costs £70 - £550.

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The train from London Kings Cross to Aviemore takes 7h 27m including transfers and departs once daily.

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London to Aviemore bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Aviemore train services, operated by LNER, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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The best way to get from London to Aviemore is to train which takes 7h 27m and costs £70 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £50 and takes 14h 55m.

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Map of how to get from London to Aviemore.
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  • Distance: 422.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 27m

What companies run services between London, England and Aviemore, Highland, Scotland?

LNER operates a train from London Kings Cross to Aviemore once daily. Tickets cost £70 - £550 and the journey takes 7h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Aviemore via Edinburgh, Bus Station in around 14h 55m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £410
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £750
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £370
Flights from London Heathrow to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Flights from London Luton to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £170
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £410
Flights from London Heathrow to Aberdeen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £700
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London City to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£70 - £550
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£70 - £100
Anytime Day Single
£230 - £330
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£360 - £550
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £75
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £75
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£28 - £85
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£65 - £85
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £22
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Dyce to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£19 - £24
Website
Blablabus
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Website
Scottish Citylink
Megabus UK
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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London to Aviemore bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel station.

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London to Aviemore train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Aviemore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Aviemore is 532 miles. It takes approximately 8h 49m to drive from London to Aviemore.

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British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 293+ hotels available in Aviemore. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs £1 - £5.

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