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Aberdeen to London train

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.

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Cheap train calendar from Aberdeen to London

Find cheapest tickets to travel from Aberdeen to London by train, bus, ride sharing and plane. With the calendar below, choose the day you want to travel and easily find the cheapest price.

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Find the best prices for train tickets Aberdeen to London

from £35.00 MORE 8h08m
Other modes of transport available to travel from Aberdeen to London
Coach
from £9.00 MORE 14h36m
from £1.50 MORE 12h23m
Flight
from £46.50 MORE 2h01m

Aberdeen - London: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute

90 days

£46

60 days

£52

30 days

£61

15 days

£64

7 days

£67

3 days

£69

1 day

£85

Same day

The chart above shows the cheapest prices found over the past 6 months depending on how many time in advance the train ticket is booked. Booking your train from Aberdeen to London in advance will enable you to save money for your journey.

We found tickets available from £46 when booking your seat 2 months in advance, it is 46% cheaper than the best price we found when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling.

Travel information for your train journey

Aberdeen London train

Route Aberdeen to London

Train duration 8h08m
Arrival city London, England
Departure city Aberdeen, Scotland
Distance 397 Miles
Lowest train ticket price from £35.00
  • Search for your ticket on gopili to identify the different companies for your train connecting Aberdeen (North Eastern Scotland) to London (London England). The services on board can change depending on the train operator.
  • On average, it takes approximately 8h08m by train because of the 397 miles to travel to London from Aberdeen. The duration may change depending if the train is direct or with changes.
  • The lowest ticket price we've found to travel in the next 30 days is £35.00 one way.

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.

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 can calculate how many trips you need to make earnings. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to 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 price of a Aberdeen London ticket is £61.67 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £61.67: £88/£61.67 = 1.43. You will need to make about 2 trips from London to Aberdeen (one way trip) with your railcard to start saving money.

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 £61.67 £41.11 £20.56 1.43

(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

Transport operators from Aberdeen to London

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

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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!

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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

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.

Proximity journey

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