Getting here & around

Getting here and getting around!

Getting here and getting around!

Be it by road, air, sea or sky, this area is easily accessible.

Aberdeen Airport

Aberdeen Airport

Aberdeen Airport is situated six miles north west of the city centre, where there are flights from over 40 destinations. These are from throughout the UK, including daily flights to and from London, as well as international destinations.

Aberdeen Harbour

Aberdeen Harbour

Aberdeen Harbour is one of Europe’s most modern ports and is close to the city centre. The harbour handles around 4.5 million tonnes of cargo each year and approximately 9000 vessels arrive per year.

Aberdeen Harbour Cruise

Aberdeen Harbour Cruise

Aberdeen boasts one of the busiest and most impressive ports in the UK, with over 28,000 shipping movements taking place annually. This fully narrated tour takes you out and about amongst the lively harbour.

Aberdeen Railway Station

Aberdeen Railway Station

Aberdeen Railway Station is right in the city centre, next to Union Square Shopping Centre. There are 10 trains a day to Inverness and 28 trains a day to Dundee. In addition there are regular services to Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Aberdeen Taxis

Aberdeen Taxis

Based in one of Scotland’s most vibrant cities, Aberdeen Taxis offers a professional taxi service that is dedicated to one thing: your experience with them. The team of experienced local drivers provide a high quality of service.

Arnold Clark Car and Van Rental

Arnold Clark car & van rental

Arnold Clark Car and Van Rental is part of the Arnold Clark Group – Europe’s largest independent car retailer, with over 200 branches in the UK and an annual turnover of over £3 billion and over 35 branches across the UK.

Avis Car Hire

Avis Car Hire

Avis aims to make your car hire travel as easy as possible. From the moment you land at Aberdeen Airport, friendly staff are eager to give you the keys to the hire vehicle that suits your journey and exploration of Aberdeen the best.

Bike Station Ballater

Bike Station Ballater

Bike Station stocks a large fleet of continually replaced mountain, carbon road and e-bikes available for hire throughout the year. They also stock a large selection of bikes and accessories for sale, and cater for repairs of all types.

Castle Tours

Castle Tours

At Castle Tours, the one and two day tours will show you the majestic scenery of the highlands, visit mountains and lochs, fairy tale castles, and the Highland Games. The tours also visit world famous whisky distilleries.

Citylink Gold

Citylink Gold

Citylink Gold aims to serve your travelling needs with elegance and refinement. With express links operating between Glasgow, Aberdeen and Inverness, you can enjoy a range of onboard comforts during your journey.

Clark Commercials

Clark Commercials

As an approved dealer of Volkswagen commercial models, Clark Commercials are proud to offer a range of vehicles and services to business customers throughout Aberdeen, with a wide range of new and approved vehicles.

Clyde Cruises

Clyde Cruises

Clyde cruises have been developed over the years to offer a wide range of opportunities, whether you are looking for an exciting element to add to you holiday, a family day out in Aberdeen or new perspective on the beautiful scenery.

First Bus

First Bus

First Bus is one of the main bus companies that serves Aberdeen City and Shire. Buses within Aberdeen require the exact fare, so remember to have some change ready or buy a Farecard from local shops.

Getabout

Getabout

Getabout can provide you with lots of information to help plan your trips around Aberdeen City & Shire, from details of walking and cycling routes, to information on public transport options. It aims to combat congestion and pollution.

Hertz Car Hire

Hertz Car Hire

You can find Hertz Car Hire at Aberdeen Airport – it’s the perfect way to get around Aberdeen independently. See both Old and New Aberdeen as you take a drive around the area and be sure to check out the coastal views.

National Express

National Express

Aberdeen City and Shire have coach operators that provide links to major cities throughout the UK, National Express being a main one. Most coaches are fitted with power sockets for charging your mobile phone or laptop.

NorthLink Ferries

NorthLink Ferries

Choose from up to three sailings a day from Scrabster (near Thurso) to Stromness in Orkney and nightly sailings from Aberdeen to Lerwick in Shetland – with four of these sailings going via Orkney’s capital, Kirkwall.

Rainbow Prestige

Rainbow Prestige

Rainbow Prestige is one of the largest premier chauffeur drive and wedding car companies in Scotland. Providing a professional corporate, wedding and special events service which is second to none for you to enjoy.

RB Taxis

RB Taxis

RB Taxis offers luxury chauffeur driven, air-conditioned vehicles for both business trips and pleasure tours. They can arrange a wide selection of journeys including trips to the airport, docks, shopping outlets, whisky and castle trails.

Stagecoach

Stagecoach

Stagecoach is one of the main bus companies that serves Aberdeen City and Shire. Buses within Aberdeen require the exact fare, so remember to have some change ready or buy a Farecard from local shops.

Wee Dod’s Taxis

Wee Dod’s Taxis

Wee Dod’s Taxis offer professional, affordable, high quality, reliable and friendly taxi and private hire vehicle services. Based in Aberdeenshire, they’ll take you anywhere, be it a short hop to the shop or a long distance journey.