Trains from
Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street

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  1. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5
    09:04
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5
    11:37
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    12:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:27
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:35
    Newcastle
    Platform 12 estimated
    16:27
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10A estimated
    16:42
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2B estimated
    17:58
    Bristol Parkway
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:05
    Bristol Parkway
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:37
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:51
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    18:55
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    5 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:26
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    15:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    16:08
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    18:54
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    19:01
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    19:05
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    10:46
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    13:18
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:18
    Glasgow Queen Street
    14:00
    Glasgow Central
    14:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:09
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    19:45
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:01
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    20:05
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    14:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    17:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:09
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    20:55
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:05
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    21:09
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:47
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    15:18
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    15:18
    Glasgow Queen Street
    16:00
    Glasgow Central
    16:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    19:08
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    22:08
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    22:21
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    22:25
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:56
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:31
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    16:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    20:00
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:10
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    23:00
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3B estimated
    23:16
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    23:20
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:00
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:33
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    18:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    21:59
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    22:13
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    23:02
    Shrewsbury
    Platform 7 estimated
    23:09
    Shrewsbury
    Platform 5 estimated
    01:23
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4A estimated
    05:26
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    05:30
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  8. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    17:15
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    19:38
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    20:11
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    23:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    23:38
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    00:32
    Crewe
    Platform 1 estimated
    04:54
    Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    07:54
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    08:01
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:05
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  9. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    21:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    23:29
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 16 estimated
    23:45
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    00:36
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    00:36
    Glasgow Queen Street
    05:50
    Glasgow Central
    05:50
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:09
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    11:54
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    12:01
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:05
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    5 changes
    Peak
  10. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:35
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    00:10
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    09:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    10:08
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:56
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:05
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:09
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street

  • Train Fares from: £224.40
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 2 to 5
  • How long does it take to travel from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street by train?

    The average journey time between Aberdeen and Cardiff Queen Street is . On an average weekday, there are 7 trains travelling from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street cost?

    Train tickets from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street can start from as little as £224.40 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Aberdeen and Cardiff Queen Street?

    The distance between Aberdeen and Cardiff Queen Street is 394 miles.

    Distance: 394 miles
  • What time is the first train from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street?

    The first train from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street departs at .

    What time is the last train from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street?

    The last train from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street for Friday 28th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
09:0418:559h 51m, 5 changes
09:5219:059h 13m, 3 changes
10:4620:059h 19m, 4 changes
12:0721:099h 2m, 3 changes
12:4722:259h 38m, 4 changes
13:5623:209h 24m, 3 changes
16:0005:3013h 30m, 4 changes
17:1508:0514h 50m, 4 changes
21:0712:0514h 58m, 5 changes
21:3513:0915h 34m, 3 changes

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Cardiff Queen Street

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.