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Aberdeen Station (ABD)

After Glasgow and Edinburgh, Aberdeen station is the busiest railway interchange in Scotland. It sits on Guild Street in the middle of the city, adjacent to Union Square. The station is served by three main train operators - East Coast, ScotRail and CrossCountry. It also serves as an interchange for Aberdeen ferry terminal.

There are seven platforms. Platforms 6 and 7 are split into North and South.

The operators offer services to Edinburgh Waverley, Dundee, Glasgow Queen Street and London. ScotRail services include a sleeper to London Euston, which calls at Carlisle, Preston, Crewe and Watford Junction. East Coast Trains run three services daily to London King’s Cross, calling at Dundee, Edinburgh Waverley, Newcastle and York. There’s also one East Coast Trains service per day terminating at Leeds via the same stations. For the Midlands and the South West, station users can catch a once-daily CrossCountry service calling at stations including Edinburgh Waverley, Birmingham New Street, Bristol Temple Meads, Exeter St Davids and Penzance.

Aberdeen station is served by a First Class lounge, customer toilets (including baby changing facilities) and showers.

Aberdeen Train Station


Aberdeen Station
Aberdeen station
Guild Street
Union Square

Ticket Office Opening times

Location Description

Car Park: South College Street Car Park
Opening hours: Monday To Sunday: Open 24hrs on the specified days (defined as 00:00 until 23:59)
Number of spaces: 188
Daily: £6.00
Free of charge: No
Taxi: visit for details of taxis available for hire
Cycle Parking
Cycle storage type: Stands
Sheltered cycle storage: yes
Cycle storage location: additional cycle parking located outside Union Square Shopping Centre.
Cycle storage spaces: 80.
CCTV Coverage: Yes
Airport: Aberdeen Airport is located near Dyce Station, from where a connecting bus service operates. A direct bus service also operates from Aberdeen city centre. For details, visit or call 0871 200 22 33 (24 hours)
Cycle hire: Yes. Bike & Go: Bikes available for public hire from the station. Register online: 

Ticket buying and collection

Ticket Office: Yes.
Opening hours: Monday To Friday: 06:15 - 21:30
Saturday: 06:15 - 19:00
Sunday: 08:45 - 21:30
Accessible Booking Office Counter: Yes.
Induction Loop: Yes.
Ticket machines: Yes.
Accessible Ticket Machines: Yes.
Collection of pre-purchased tickets: Yes.

Staffing and general services

Customer Help Points: Yes.
Left luggage: Yes.
Ticket gates: Yes.  Ticket gates to all platforms
CCTV Coverage: Yes


ATM Machine: Yes.
First class Lounge: Located Next to the booking office Tickets accepted Inter-Available First Class tickets valid for travel on ScotRail services that day Facilities Screens with updated train information, digital freeview television, papers, magazines Refreshments Complimentary refreshments and light snacks Wi-Fi Yes Showers include an Accessible Shower Yes
Internet kiosk available:
Pay phones: Yes.
Public Wi-Fi: Yes.
Refreshment facilities: Yes.
Shops: Yes.
Toilets: Yes. The toilets are located opposite the Taxi Rank and inside the First Class Lounge.
Baby changing facilities: Yes.
Showers: Yes.
Trolleys: Yes.
Waiting Rooms:

Accessibility and mobility access

Ramp for train access: Yes.
Step free access coverage: Yes. The whole station is step-free
Wheelchairs available: Yes.
Ticket Gate: Yes.  Ticket gates to all platforms
Accessible Booking Office Counter: Yes.
Accessible Ticket Machines: Yes.
Induction Loop: Yes.
Customer Help Points: Yes.
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