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Lancaster to Aberdeen by train

  • First train
    05:51
  • Last train
    21:14
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 28m
  • Distance
    347 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lancaster to Aberdeen by train

Fast trains from Lancaster to Aberdeen take around 4 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 347 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lancaster and Aberdeen.

1. Are there direct trains from Lancaster to Aberdeen?

Journeys between Lancaster and Aberdeen usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Lancaster to Aberdeen every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Lancaster to Aberdeen?

The Lancaster to Aberdeen train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Lancaster to Aberdeen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Aberdeen is usually scheduled to depart Lancaster around 05:51 and the last train is around 21:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lancaster around 07:14, and the last at 21:15.

When to book Lancaster to Aberdeen train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Lancaster to Aberdeen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lancaster and Aberdeen?

More than one train company operates on the route from Lancaster to Aberdeen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Aberdeen to Lancaster by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.