If you want to know more about the journey from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen by train, look no further!
It usually takes around 2h 41m to travel the 121 miles (194 km) from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen by train, with around 26 trains running on this route daily. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. This route is operated by ScotRail, which offers plenty of amenities on board, including free WiFi, power sockets and an at-seat catering service. You can reach your destination in just 2h 29m on the fastest services.
To snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time – tickets are usually cheaper when you travel Off-Peak compared to taking the train at Peak times. If you want to save even more, get a Railcard – you’ll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.
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The average journey time by train between Glasgow Queen Street and Aberdeen is 2 hours and 44 minutes, with around 23 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen is 2 hours and 29 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen can start from as little as £12.90 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen without having to change trains. There are 23 direct trains from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen leaves at 04:51. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen leaves at 21:45. 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.
Trains travelling from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen cover a distance of around 121 miles (194 km) during the journey.
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 Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen is right for you.
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.
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