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Aberdeen to Cardenden by train

It takes an average of 3h 38m to travel from Aberdeen to Cardenden by train, over a distance of around 82 miles (132 km). There are normally 11 trains per day travelling from Aberdeen to Cardenden and tickets for this journey start from £31.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 20m
PriceFrom £31.90
Distance82 miles (132 km)
Frequency11 trains per day
Departure stationAberdeen
Arrival stationCardenden
Changes1 change
Train operatorsCrossCountry, ScotRail, London North Eastern Railway

Aberdeen to Cardenden train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Cardenden for Thursday 13th May 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
13:56 On timeaberdeen16:48 On timecardendenPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets2h 52m, 3 changes
14:55 On timeaberdeen19:14 On timecardendenPlat. BUS estimatedlondon north eastern railway PeakGet tickets4h 19m, 1 change
16:00 On timeaberdeen18:58 On timecardendenPlat. 5 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets2h 58m, 3 changes
05:47 aberdeen08:16 cardendenPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets2h 29m, 2 changes
07:08 aberdeen09:44 cardendenPlat. 6S estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets2h 36m, 3 changes

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Aberdeen to Cardenden? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Aberdeen to Cardenden take?

The average journey time by train between Aberdeen and Cardenden is 3 hours and 38 minutes, with around 11 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Aberdeen and Cardenden by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Aberdeen to Cardenden is 2 hours and 20 minutes.

How much does the train from Aberdeen to Cardenden cost?

Train ticket prices from Aberdeen to Cardenden can start from as little as £31.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Aberdeen to Cardenden?

No, there are no direct train services from Aberdeen to Cardenden. Travelling from Aberdeen to Cardenden by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Aberdeen to Cardenden leave?

The first train from Aberdeen to Cardenden leaves at 05:48. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Aberdeen to Cardenden leave?

The last train from Aberdeen to Cardenden leaves at 22:28. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Aberdeen and Cardenden by train?

Trains travelling from Aberdeen to Cardenden cover a distance of around 82 miles (132 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Cardenden to Aberdeen.

Cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Cardenden

Train tickets from Aberdeen to Cardenden start at £31.90 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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