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Ayr to Aberdeen

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  1. Ayr
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:13
    Ayr
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    06:13
    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Central
    06:45
    Glasgow Queen Street
    06:45
    Glasgow Queen Street
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    07:24
    Haymarket
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    07:35
    Haymarket
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    09:56
    Aberdeen
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    3 changes
    Peak
  2. Ayr
    06:20
    Ayr
    07:06
    Glasgow Central
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    07:06
    Glasgow Central
    07:41
    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Aberdeen
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    Ayr
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    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Dundee
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    09:47
    Dundee
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    11:01
    Aberdeen
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    Ayr
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    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Aberdeen
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    Ayr
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    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Aberdeen
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    Ayr
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    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Haymarket
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    Haymarket
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    Aberdeen
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    Ayr
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    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Central
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    Aberdeen
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    Ayr
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
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    Aberdeen
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    09:24
    Ayr
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    Glasgow Central
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    Glasgow Central
    10:40
    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    13:12
    Aberdeen
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    Ayr
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    Glasgow Central
    Platform 15 estimated
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    Glasgow Central
    11:38
    Glasgow Queen Street
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    Glasgow Queen Street
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    14:13
    Aberdeen
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    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Ayr to Aberdeen

  • Train Fares from: £33.40
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 2
  • Trains per day: Around 4
  • Distance: 151 miles (244 km)
  • Train operators: ScotRail
  • Origin: Ayr
  • Destination: Aberdeen
  • How long does it take to travel from Ayr to Aberdeen by train?

    The average journey time between Ayr and Aberdeen is . On an average weekday, there are 4 trains travelling from Ayr to Aberdeen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Ayr to Aberdeen by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Ayr to Aberdeen cost?

    Train tickets from Ayr to Aberdeen can start from as little as £33.40 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 Ayr to Aberdeen?

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

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Ayr and Aberdeen?

    The distance between Ayr and Aberdeen is 151 miles.

    Distance: 151 miles
  • What time is the first train from Ayr to Aberdeen?

    The first train from Ayr to Aberdeen departs at .

    What time is the last train from Ayr to Aberdeen?

    The last train from Ayr to Aberdeen 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.

Ayr to Aberdeen timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Ayr to Aberdeen for Monday 24th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
05:1309:564h 43m, 3 changes
06:2010:143h 54m, 2 changes
06:3311:014h 28m, 3 changes
06:5011:214h 31m, 2 changes
07:0311:214h 18m, 2 changes
07:1711:504h 33m, 3 changes
08:0512:354h 30m, 2 changes
08:2913:495h 20m, 1 change
09:2413:123h 48m, 2 changes
10:0714:134h 6m, 2 changes

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Ayr to Aberdeen

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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.