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Falkirk to Aberdeen by train

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    00:18
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 22m
  • Distance
    164 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Falkirk to Aberdeen by train

Fast trains from Falkirk to Aberdeen take around 2 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 164 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Falkirk and Aberdeen.

1. Are there direct trains from Falkirk to Aberdeen?

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

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Falkirk to Aberdeen every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

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

The Falkirk to Aberdeen train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Aberdeen is usually scheduled to depart Falkirk around 05:50 and the last train is around 23:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Falkirk around 06:56, and the last at 00:18.

When to book Falkirk 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 Falkirk to Aberdeen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Falkirk and Aberdeen?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail

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

Aberdeen to Falkirk 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.