Popularly known as ‘Granite City’, Aberdeen is Scotland’s third largest city and an important transport hub. Aberdeen is famous for its grand architecture, busy port and ancient university which attract many visitors all-round the year. There are plenty of things to do in this city with many shops, restaurants and clubs for the full cosmopolitan experience. Not only this, there are several beaches, parks, harbour and a pod of dolphins to watch at the harbour mouth mainly in spring and summer. Aberdeen is rich in culture as the city hosts number of festivals in a year and there is plenty of excellent dining and entertainment options.
Aberdeen is easily accessible by all modes of transport – by Car, by Bus, by Rail, by Bicycle, by Air and by Sea. Aberdeen Rail Station is one of the important train hubs in Scotland and is centrally located in the city centre. There are many trains that run between Glasgow to Aberdeen route on a daily basis.
Trains from Glasgow to Aberdeen depart from Glasgow Queen Street station and arrives at Aberdeen station. There are direct trains to Aberdeen from Glasgow without having to change the trains. However in some of the journeys one needs to make one change at Haymarket station in Edinburgh. The first train from Glasgow to Aberdeen departs at 05:56 and the last train departs at 23:37. On an average, journey time between Glasgow to Aberdeen is 2 hours and 34 minutes. The Journey time may be longer on weekends and public holidays. The fastest journey time is 2 hours and 33 minutes. No sleeper services are available.
|Train Provider||From Glasgow||To Aberdeen||Date||Fare||Duration|
|08:41||11:25||15 November 2018||£41.80||2 Hr 44 Min|
|09:41||12:36||15 November 2018||£41.80||2 Hr 55 Min|
|07:42||10:17||15 November 2018||£41.80||2 Hr 35 Min|
|08:30||11:46||15 November 2018||£41.80||3 Hr 16 Min|
|07:30||10:55||15 November 2018||£41.80||3 Hr 25 Min|
|06:30||09:55||15 November 2018||£41.80||3 Hr 25 Min|
Glasgow Aberdeen train tickets can be purchased prior to boarding the train and booking the tickets in advance can often get passengers a good bargain on train tickets. The earlier you book, the better because the prices of train tickets increases if booked on the date of travel. So, it is advisable to book around three months in advance.
|Edinburgh||Aberdeen||£36.4||2 Hr 35 Min|
|Norwich||Aberdeen||£162.0||9 Hr 4 Min|
|Liverpool||Aberdeen||£112.5||6 Hr 18 Min|
|York||Aberdeen||£128.0||5 Hr 21 Min|
|Nottingham||Aberdeen||£174.8||7 Hr 34 Min|
|Bristol||Aberdeen||£217.5||8 Hr 56 Min|
|Birmingham||Aberdeen||£170.1||6 Hr 48 Min|
|Newcastle||Aberdeen||£99.0||4 Hr 33 Min|
|Leeds||Aberdeen||£138.5||5 Hr 55 Min|
|London||Aberdeen||£101.0||7 Hr 4 Min|
|Glasgow||Aberdeen||£41.8||3 Hr 25 Min|
Other Means of Transportation from Glasgow to Aberdeen
One could also exercise the option of travelling by bus from Glasgow to Aberdeen. Bus services from Glasgow to Aberdeen are provided by some of the most trusted bus companies such as Megabus and National Express.