Trains from Aberdeen to Perth

Aberdeen to Perth train information

Aberdeen Perth train map

Train duration 1h32m
Arrival Perth, Scotland
Departure Aberdeen, Scotland
Distance 72 Miles
Train operators ScotRail
Lowest train price from £11.10
Average train price £14.00
  • The trains connecting Aberdeen (North Eastern Scotland) to Perth (Eastern Scotland) are run by ScotRail. The services on board will change depending on the train provider.
  • Using the train is a quick and convenient way to get to Perth from Aberdeen. The average journey time from Aberdeen to Perth is 1h32m to cover the 72 miles.
  • We found trains from £11.10 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for Aberdeen to Perth train tickets

from £11.10 MORE 1h32m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £12.80 MORE 2h06m
from £6.80 MORE 2h07m

Aberdeen - Perth prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Aberdeen to Perth by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Aberdeen - Perth: the best time to book cheap trains

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Aberdeen to Perth are increasing if you don't book early. According to our data, if you buy your train 3 days in advance, you can find tickets from £16 whereas when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £24 for your train. Thus, you may save 34% on the price of your ticket by booking 3 days in advance instead of on the day you're travelling.

The figures are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Aberdeen to Perth trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Aberdeen and Perth by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Perth to Aberdeen and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Aberdeen
Perth
£11.10 26/11/2019 13:48 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£11.10 26/11/2019 14:42 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£11.10 26/11/2019 20:44 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£11.10 26/11/2019 18:38 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£11.10 26/11/2019 11:45 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£11.10 26/11/2019 19:44 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£15.70 26/11/2019 15:38 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£15.70 26/11/2019 09:42 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£15.70 26/11/2019 08:49 ScotRail 1 month ago
Aberdeen
Perth
£15.70 26/11/2019 07:35 ScotRail 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Aberdeen - Perth train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to spend less for your Aberdeen Perth train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are 5 types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

How much can I save with a railcard?

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to assess the number of journeys you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, how much you're saving on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Aberdeen Perth ticket is £13.98 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £13.98: £88/£13.98 = 6.3. You will need to make approximately 7 trips from Perth to Aberdeen (one way trip) with your railcard to be profitable.

How much does a railcard cost?

The cost to purchase a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to get a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most train fares for a whole year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 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 Perth train £13.98 £9.32 £4.66 6.31

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

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

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