Aberdeen, Scotland
Birmingham, England

Bus ticket from Aberdeen to Birmingham

Citylink has the cheapest bus ticket from Aberdeen to Birmingham for only £28.29, on a trip of approximately 11h 10m duration. More than 2 schedules for your trip.

We have selected the cheapest, fastest and earliest schedules for your trip to Birmingham.

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Bus from Aberdeen to Birmingham

The bus trip from Aberdeen to Birmingham takes approximately 11h 10m duration and covers a distance of about 520 km. There are usually 2 buses traveling daily to Birmingham and you can find the cheapest tickets starting from £28.29 if you buy in advance on the internet.

Distance520 km
Price£28.29
Frequency2
Fastest11h 10m

Saving Money

Cheapest Bus

The cheapest bus ticket from Aberdeen to Birmingham is a regular seat, one-way trip, when booked in advance. Buying on the day of travel is usually more expensive and may include additional costs that can vary depending on the time of day and bus class.

Cheapest Bus
Book in advance.
Most companies sell bus tickets about three to six months in advance. If you already have your travel date set, search as early as possible to save money.
Be flexible with your travel times.
Many companies increase ticket prices during "peak hours" (usually between 06:00 - 10:00 and 15:00 - 19:00 on weekdays). If possible, choose to travel outside of these hours to find cheaper tickets and save money.
Check connections.
On some of the busiest routes, you may also have the option of taking a slower or connecting transportation. It may take a little longer, but if you have a bit more time available, you may find a cheaper ticket.

Travel Tips

The best tips from our team for your next trip

Consider choosing eco-friendly transport options like buses or trains instead of driving alone in a car, which can help reduce your carbon footprint.

Arrive on time for your bus or train, and be respectful of other passengers' schedules.

Traveling during off-peak hours can save moneyon bus and train fares, as prices tend to be lower during non-peak times.

Bring a refillable water bottle and stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water throughout your journey.

Research the local culture and customs of the places you will be traveling through, and learn about the history, traditions, and values of the people.

Choose a mode of transportation that allows you to work comfortably, such as a train with spacious seating or a bus with Wi-Fi.

Keep your valuables like cash, passport, andimportant documents in a secure place, like a neck wallet or a money belt.Avoid carrying large sums of money or expensive jewelry.

Learn basic phrases in the local language, such as greetings or common phrases, to show respect and build connections with locals.

Check the pet policies of the bus or train company you are traveling with, and make sure your pet is allowed on board.

Choosing the right seat, such as one with extralegroom or a window seat, can help maximize comfort during your journey.

Research sightseeing opportunities along your route, such as landmarks, tourist attractions, or scenic routes, and plan your itinerary accordingly.

What companies travel from Aberdeen to Birmingham?

Whether you're seeking speed, comfort, affordability, or a blend of all, our detailed overview covers the key players in the industry. Get insights into schedules, booking tips, and amenities offered by each company, ensuring your journey between these iconic cities is as smooth and enjoyable as possible.

Best Travel Options

Looking to journey from Aberdeen to Birmingham? Here’s the lowdown on how different travel options measure up:

Travel Time: Train rides cut through the distance in about 7 hours, offering quick transit. Meanwhile, bus trips can last 7 to 9 hours, trading off speed for leisure.

Cost: Opting for the bus can be kind to your wallet, presenting a more affordable option. Trains, though higher in price, are still competitive and offer value for money.

Experience: Train journeys provide comfort and speed, ideal for efficient travels. Buses allow you to soak in views and offer a more laid-back trip, suited for those not in a rush.

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Frequently asked questions

Discover the seamless journey from Aberdeen to Birmingham, where scenic views and efficient travel combine. Perfect for commuters, vacation goers, and city hoppers, your direct route to England’s vibrant heartland awaits. Travel smart, arrive refreshed.

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Cheapest Travel Options

Set out on a wallet-friendly trip from Aberdeen to Birmingham with National Express and Megabus. Prices range from a modest £10 to £30, offering the promise of a comfortable journey without breaking the bank. Unlock savings while enjoying amenities like free Wi-Fi and plush seating for that 7-8 hour ride. CrossCountry and ScotRail also present alternative routes for train travel, with fares approximately between £30 and £100, presenting another spectrum of comfort and swiftness.

Seek the best deal for your travel personality—be it as a family seeking space and facilities, a fast-paced business traveller, or a solo adventurer on a shoestring budget. You’ll find coach services meeting the practicalities of cost, or perhaps car sharing through BlaBlaCar could cut your expenses substantially. Groups can benefit from the economic scales of car sharing, and every traveller will find an option tailored to their needs and pocket.

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