Paisley to Aberdeen by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 14m
  • Distance
    204 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 54m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Paisley to Aberdeen by train

Fast trains from Paisley to Aberdeen take around 3 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 204 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paisley and Aberdeen.

1. Are there direct trains from Paisley to Aberdeen?

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

We usually find around 43 departures on the route from Paisley 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 27 departures.

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

The Paisley to Aberdeen train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Aberdeen is usually scheduled to depart Paisley around 06:36 and the last train is around 23:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paisley around 06:52, and the last at 00:17.

When to book Paisley 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 Paisley to Aberdeen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Paisley and Aberdeen?

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

  • ScotRail
  • UK Rail Connections

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

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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.