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Train times search results for Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen, at

  1. DEPARTED
    Edinburgh Waverley (Plat 17)
    ON TIME
    Aberdeen (Plat 7N)
    2h 32m
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    Peak
  2. ON TIME
    Edinburgh Waverley
    ON TIME
    Aberdeen (Plat 5)
    2h 28m
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    Direct
    Peak
  3. Edinburgh Waverley (Plat 11)
    Aberdeen (Plat 7S)
    2h 38m
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    Direct
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  4. ON TIME
    Edinburgh Waverley (Plat 19)
    ON TIME
    Aberdeen (Plat 5)
    2h 40m
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    Direct
    Peak
  5. ON TIME
    Edinburgh Waverley
    ON TIME
    Aberdeen
    2h 26m
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    Direct
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  6. ON TIME
    Edinburgh Waverley (Plat 2)
    ON TIME
    Aberdeen (Plat 5)
    2h 40m
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    Direct
    Peak
  7. ON TIME
    Edinburgh Waverley
    ON TIME
    Aberdeen (Plat 3)
    2h 25m
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    Direct
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  8. ON TIME
    Edinburgh Waverley
    ON TIME
    Aberdeen
    2h 44m
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    Direct
    Peak
  9. Edinburgh Waverley (Plat 2)
    Aberdeen (Plat 7N)
    2h 27m
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    Direct
    Peak
  10. Edinburgh Waverley
    Aberdeen (Plat 7S)
    2h 26m
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    Direct
    Peak

Edinburgh to Aberdeen train times information

Most of the trains on this route travel directly from Edinburgh to Aberdeen and are run by ScotRail Trains. However, CrossCountry and East Coast also cover some of the trips. Trains leave around once an hour, with a typical travel time of just over three hours.

Travellers with ScotRail can enjoy comfortable air-conditioned sleeper cabins for longer journeys. They can choose seated accommodation or opt for single or twin berth cabins. Each cabin has a washbasin and shaver point as well as bedside lighting. Room service is also available.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change

Journey information from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen

  • Train Fares from: £ 33.00
  • Fastest route: 2h 20m
  • Slowest route: 2h 38m
  • Average Journey Time: 2h 21m
  • Changes: Direct
  • Train per day: Around 24
  • Train operators: ScotRail
  • How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen by train?

    The average journey time between Edinburgh Waverley and Aberdeen is 2 hours 21 minutes. The fastest journey time is 2 hours 20 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 24 trains per day travelling from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration 2h 21m
  • Are there direct trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen.

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  • What time are the first and last train from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen?

    The first train from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen departs at . The last train from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen departs at . No sleeper services are available. There may also be less services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.

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