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Aberdeen to Ludlow by train

It takes an average of 8h 39m to travel from Aberdeen to Ludlow by train, over a distance of around 331 miles (532 km). There are normally 6 trains per day travelling from Aberdeen to Ludlow and tickets for this journey start from £228 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 6h 56m
PriceFrom £228
Distance331 miles (532 km)
Frequency6 trains per day
Departure stationAberdeen
Arrival stationLudlow
Changes2 changes
Train operatorsCrossCountry, TransPennine Express, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway, Transport for Wales

Aberdeen to Ludlow train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Ludlow for Wednesday 12th 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
05:47 On timeaberdeen13:10 ludlowPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets7h 23m, 2 changes
08:20 On timeaberdeen15:21 ludlowcrosscountry PeakGet tickets7h 1m, 2 changes
09:04 aberdeen17:21 ludlowPlat. 5 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets8h 17m, 2 changes
09:44 aberdeen17:21 ludlowPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets7h 37m, 3 changes
11:01 aberdeen19:23 ludlowPlat. 5 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets8h 22m, 2 changes
11:45 aberdeen20:27 ludlowPlat. 4 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets8h 42m, 3 changes
13:56 aberdeen21:22 ludlowPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets7h 26m, 2 changes
16:00 aberdeen06:01 ludlowPlat. 5 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets14h 1m, 2 changes
21:43 aberdeen07:18 ludlowPlat. 3 estimatedcaledonian sleeper PeakGet tickets9h 35m, 1 change
05:47 aberdeen13:10 ludlowPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets7h 23m, 2 changes

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Aberdeen to Ludlow? 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 Ludlow take?

The average journey time by train between Aberdeen and Ludlow is 8 hours and 39 minutes, with around 6 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 Ludlow by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Aberdeen to Ludlow is 6 hours and 56 minutes.

How much does the train from Aberdeen to Ludlow cost?

Train ticket prices from Aberdeen to Ludlow can start from as little as £228 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 Ludlow?

No, there are no direct train services from Aberdeen to Ludlow. Travelling from Aberdeen to Ludlow by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

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

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

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

The last train from Aberdeen to Ludlow leaves at 21:35. 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 Ludlow by train?

Trains travelling from Aberdeen to Ludlow cover a distance of around 331 miles (532 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Ludlow

Train tickets from Aberdeen to Ludlow start at £228 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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