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Edinburgh to Aberdeen, ABD bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$14.25
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day17
bus carriers2
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, ABD cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Edinburgh to Aberdeen were $22.09.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Aberdeen is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, ABD?

The distance between Edinburgh and Aberdeen is approximately 92.62 miles, or 149.02 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 3 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, ABD by bus is usually on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Monday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Edinburgh to Aberdeen?

On average there are 17 scheduled bus trips per day. Megabus has the most regularly scheduled departures from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, ABD, with an average of 15.286 trips per day and 53.5 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Edinburgh to Aberdeen. Of the 17 trips there are 7 trips that are direct connections to Aberdeen.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, ABD start at $15.95.

2 carriers offer Edinburgh to Aberdeen, ABD bus trips

Megabus

Book Megabus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen from $14.25. There are 15.285714 trips per day offered by Megabus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen and you can expect on average to pay $23.98 for a Megabus ticket to Aberdeen. In Edinburgh, Megabus departs to Aberdeen from Bus Station, In Aberdeen, Megabus arrives at Guild St,

An average trip on Megabus from Edinburgh to Aberdeen takes 3 hours and 19 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Aberdeen in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 15 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $23.68 for a weekend trip to Aberdeen.

Avg. Time
3h 19m
Avg. Price
$23.98

National Express

Book National Express from Edinburgh to Aberdeen from $39.50. There are 4 trips per day offered by National Express from Edinburgh to Aberdeen and you can expect on average to pay $41.13 for a National Express ticket to Aberdeen. In Edinburgh, National Express departs to Aberdeen from Bus Station and 2 other stations. In Aberdeen, National Express arrives at Guild St,

An average trip on National Express from Edinburgh to Aberdeen takes 4 hours and 47 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Aberdeen in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $41.38 for a weekend trip to Aberdeen.

Avg. Time
4h 47m
Avg. Price
$41.13

Plan your next adventure

There are 3 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Aberdeen will depart from these stations in Edinburgh:
  • Bus Station
  • Queensferry Rd
  • New Charlotte House
Buses from Edinburgh arrive in Aberdeen at one main station:
  • Guild St

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