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  1. expected to depart at 
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    19:16
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    20:20
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    21:04
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:38
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    05:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    08:13
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:16
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    00:11
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    00:58
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:39
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:16
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:20
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    07:53
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:18
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    10:28
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:03
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:14
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:21
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    09:04
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:28
    Haymarket
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:35
    Haymarket
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:51
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:16
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:21
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    09:54
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:16
    Haymarket
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:34
    Haymarket
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:50
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  6. Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:16
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:21
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    11:03
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:19
    Haymarket
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:34
    Haymarket
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:49
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. Nelson
    09:58
    Nelson
    10:26
    Accrington
    11:12
    Accrington
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:39
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:53
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:12
    Haymarket
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:33
    Haymarket
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:04
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  8. Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    11:16
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:20
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    13:03
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 5 estimated
    15:29
    Haymarket
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:35
    Haymarket
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:53
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  9. Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:16
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:20
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    13:53
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:20
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    16:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    19:01
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  10. Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:16
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:20
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3c estimated
    15:04
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:31
    Haymarket
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:41
    Haymarket
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Nelson to Aberdeen

  • Train Fares from: £20.60
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Nelson to Aberdeen by train?

    The average journey time between Nelson and Aberdeen is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 3 trains per day travelling from Nelson to Aberdeen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Nelson to Aberdeen?

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

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

    The distance between Nelson and Aberdeen is 229 miles.

    Distance: 229 miles
  • What time is the first train from Nelson to Aberdeen?

    The first train from Nelson to Aberdeen departs at .

    What time is the last train from Nelson to Aberdeen?

    The last train from Nelson 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.
  • Savings tips for Nelson to Aberdeen

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Nelson to Aberdeen here.
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    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

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