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Find cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to London

Thanks to Gopili, compare train ticket prices and find the best price to travel from Aberdeen to London by train. Our service is dedicated to helping you find the cheapest Aberdeen to London train ticket and gives you practical information: booking, next departures, timetables, fares, and good deals.

Cheap train calendar from Aberdeen to London

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Find the best prices for train tickets Aberdeen to London

from £30.00 MORE 9h20m
Other modes of transport available to travel from Aberdeen to London
from £22.60 MORE 13h36m
from £5.50 MORE 12h56m
from £33.99 MORE 8h05m

Aberdeen - London: the best time to book cheap trains

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Days before Departure

The table above illustrates the best prices found over the last 6 months depending on how many time in advance the ticket is booked. Booking your train from Aberdeen to London in advance will help you spend less for your trip.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £46 when purchasing your ticket 15 days in advance which is 41% cheaper than the cheapest price we found when booking on the day you're travelling.

Proximity journey

Many trains run from Aberdeen to London, but there are also near stations served like for instance:

Where to find cheap train tickets


ScotRail, the rail travel company, runs between Aberdeen and London from £35, allowing you to travel without breaking the bank.

Cross Country

Gopili compares ticket prices for you every day from all operators to help you find cheap train tickets for your next trip. The best Cross Country price found was £163.

Travel information for your train journey

Aberdeen London train

Route Aberdeen to London

Aberdeen London train map

Train duration 8h21m
Arrival city London, England
Departure city Aberdeen, Scotland
Distance 398 Miles
Lowest train ticket price from £30.00
Train operators for Aberdeen to London ScotRail, Cross Country
  • The trains from Aberdeen (North Eastern Scotland) to London (London England) are provided by ScotRail, Cross Country. The services on board may vary depending on the train operator.
  • On average, the journey takes around 8h21m by train covering a distance of 398 miles to go to London from Aberdeen. The duration will vary depending if your train is direct or with changes.
  • The cheapest ticket price we've found for the next 30 days is £30.00 one way.

Price barometer for train tickets covering this trip

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Average prices over the last 9 months based on user searches

Main train ticket types in United Kingdom

There are three main train tickets types in England, Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime tickets. Each ticket types gives different prices and travel flexibility. But other tickets types are available such as Season tickets, Super-Off-Peak tickets or Rover and Rangers tickets for instance. Let's see the different types of train ticket from Aberdeen to London below:

If you want to buy the lowest available ticket, Advance tickets are best for you. These tickets are released 12 weeks before travel and offer biggest reductions. The earlier you book, the cheaper the train prices are! But you can't cancel your advance rail ticket, they are non-refundable, and they are sold as singles.

Off-Peak and Super Off-peak tickets are available on numerous trains outside of peak travel hours. Thanks to these tickets you travel at Off-Peak time, so don't have to pay the price of a entirely flexible Anytime ticket. You can be refunded if you decide not to travel.

Anytime tickets is perfect for you, if you want a completely flexible ticket with no restrictions to travel. They offer the greatest flexibility in your time of travel. But they are not recommended if you want the cheapest type of ticket Aberdeen to London.

Season tickets are ideal for you if you make the same route more than three or four times a week. In this instance, Season Tickets offer better value for money compared to buying daily tickets.

Transport operators from Aberdeen to London

The following table lists the various transport operators serving the route Aberdeen to London.

Transport operators Departure Arrival
ScotRail Aberdeen London
Cross Country Aberdeen London

Things to do in London

We have created for you a list of 6 points of interests that you can visit in London.

  • London Eye
  • British Museum
  • Abbey Road Studios
  • Big Ben
  • Tate Modern
  • View from the Shard

If you're discovering London for the first time and you do not have a clear idea of the things that you can see during your time over there, we're here to help. The different options you have will obviously depend on how much time you got as well as your areas of interest but the team at Gopili provides you with the well-known areas in London.

London Eye is probably among the most important tourist places for visitors. You can also plan to see Big Ben or British Museum which are most of the time advised by the people who have already visited the city.

Another noteworthy place that you may want to visit is Tate Modern if you want to know more about this destination.

Abbey Road Studios is also a place that we will advise you to visit if you have enough time during your trip.

At last, if you're still looking to discover more about London, View from the Shard can be the last stage of your stay. Even though people may not consider it as the most interesting thing to do, it will help you get a complete view of the city and its history.

How to find cheap train tickets Aberdeen to London ?

Here's how to find cheap train tickets Aberdeen to London. If you're following these few rules, you should often find cheap train tickets for your journey.

When is the best time to book my ticket?

To travel at the lowest fares you have to get your ticket in advance. A good timing to purchase your advance train ticket is approximately 3 months before. So you must remember to book abount 3 months in advance. With this technique you can enjoy great savings of up to 80%.

When should I take my train?

The busiest times to travel are during the morning commute time and in the late afternoon for your train ticket Aberdeen to London. Train fares will be more expensive during these times so you will pay less by travelling very early, in the middle of the day or late in the evening.

Is it cheaper to book two single tickets or a return?

For some journeys, it costs less to get two singles instead of a return ticket. It provides less flexibility as you need to know beforehand the time you wish to take the return journey but cheaper tickets might be available.

What is split ticketing?

Sometimes, buying a ticket from Aberdeen to an intermediary city and then a second ticket from this city to London costs less than buying only one ticket for your entire journey. Splitting your ticket can help you save money.

Best price found for train ticket from Aberdeen to London

We compare train ticket prices for all major companies to travel from Aberdeen to London by train and find the best price for you. Here are the best prices selected for the coming days to go to London. Your Aberdeen to London train ticket is just few clicks away!

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London Euston
£30.00 05/10/2017 21:43 Multiple companies 4 days ago
London Kings Cross
£45.50 25/10/2017 14:52 Multiple companies 2 days ago
London Euston
£50.00 25/10/2017 21:43 Multiple companies 2 days ago
London Kings Cross
£56.00 25/10/2017 09:52 Multiple companies 2 days ago
London Kings Cross
£56.00 25/10/2017 07:52 Multiple companies 2 days ago
London Kings Cross
£56.00 05/10/2017 07:52 Multiple companies 4 days ago
London Kings Cross
£56.00 05/10/2017 09:52 Multiple companies 4 days ago
London Euston
£59.00 07/10/2017 07:52 Multiple companies 4 days ago
London Euston
£60.00 20/10/2017 21:43 Multiple companies 3 days ago
London Euston
£65.50 07/10/2017 13:08 ScotRail 4 days ago

Best price found for Aberdeen to London train ticket for the next 30 days.

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Discount Aberdeen to London train tickets

National Railcards can offer great value for money if you're taking the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the five different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you pay less for your Aberdeen London train ticket.

How much can I save with a railcard?

If you want to understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you have to calculate how many trips you need to save money. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you must include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, the discount on each journey (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Aberdeen London ticket is £129.27 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £129.27: £88/£129.27 = 0.68. It will take you on average 1 trips from London to Aberdeen (one way journey) with your railcard to break even.

How much do I need to pay for a railcard?

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard for which you will pay £20. Railcards give you 34% off most train fares, hence you will save 1/3 on most train fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Aberdeen to London train £129.27 £86.18 £43.09 0.68

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

Book cheap train from Aberdeen to London

Many possibilities exist to buy your Aberdeen to London train ticket:

When purchasing your train tickets online, you can easily compare the schedules and prices to save money. The train operators and online ticket specialists give the ability to do so. Once your ticket is booked, you will get a confirmation email including a reference number that you will need with your card to have your ticket at the station before your journey.

If you don't want to book your ticket at the station or online, you may reach the train operators by phone. Most of them can take your booking by phone.

Depending on the station, you can either purchase your train ticket at the travel centre or with a self-service ticket machine available at many stations. We advise you to check beforehand if the station offers these services and the office hours.

If you use our fast and simple search service, you will be able to compare hundreds of train tickets from all major rail operators. Gopili will help you find cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to London! For your information, train tickets London to Aberdeen are also available for your return train.

And if you change?

Other alternatives of transport exist to travel from Aberdeen to London:

Bus from Aberdeen to London

Flights from Aberdeen to London