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Aberdeen to Falkirk by train

Distance102 miles (164 km)
Departure stationAberdeen
Arrival stationFalkirk

Aberdeen to Falkirk train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Falkirk for Tuesday 18th October 2022 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.
11:45 14:17 2h 32m, 1 change
12:07 15:06 2h 59m, 1 change
12:55 15:17 2h 22m, 1 change
13:13 16:08 2h 55m, 1 change
13:50 16:17 2h 27m, 1 change
13:56 16:44 2h 48m, 1 change
14:45 17:13 2h 28m, 1 change
14:52 17:49 2h 57m, 2 changes
14:52 17:55 3h 3m, 1 change
15:35 18:16 2h 41m, 1 change

Travel from Aberdeen to Falkirk by train in 2 hours 22 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Aberdeen to Falkirk by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Aberdeen to Falkirk by train is 3 hours 53 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 2 hours 22 minutes. You'll usually find 115 trains per day travelling the 102 miles (164 km) between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way to Falkirk. You'll be travelling with London North Eastern Railway, ScotRail or CrossCountry on your way to Falkirk, as these are the main rail operators on this route.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Aberdeen to Falkirk start from £30.20 when you book in advance, so use our Journey Planner to view the latest prices. Travelling Off-Peak or using a Railcard are also great ways to save.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Falkirk, including FAQs, and tips on booking cheap train tickets. Check the timetable above for live train times or if you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.


Cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Falkirk

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Aberdeen to Falkirk is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in the UK. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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