Save on Your Train Tickets to Aberdeen with Split Ticketing

Get cheap tickets to Aberdeen by splitting your ticket.

Split ticketing involves splitting your fare into multiple tickets to cover separate parts of the journey whilst traveling on exactly the same train.

Use our ticket search to find hidden split ticket fares. The average saving for these is 30% but you could save up to 70%!

On top of that you’ll pay NO booking or card fees when booking with us. We just take a small percentage of the saving.


Examples of the savings that can be made when buying cheap train tickets to Aberdeen with SplitMyFare:

Aberdeen to Birmingham New Street

Standard Fare: £160.70

SplitMyFare: £123.35

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £37.35


Aberdeen to Manchester Piccadilly

Standard Fare: £122.10

SplitMyFare: £84.84

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £37.26


Aberdeen to Leeds

Standard Fare: £135

SplitMyFare: £118.80

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £16.20



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"When I was 12, we went from Glasgow to Aberdeen on a school trip. It was called fresh air fortnight.” Billy Connolly


Why Visit Aberdeen by Rail?

Known as the Granite City, most of the structures in Aberdeen are built from a beautiful, silvery-grey granite. Aberdeen is a centre for Britain’s North Sea oil industry. This has made it one of the costliest places to live in the UK, but don’t let this stop you from discovering this lovely city. In fact, most of its cultural attractions, including the Aberdeen Art Gallery and Maritime Museum, are free!

The Aberdeen railway station is located in the city centre of Aberdeen, at Guild Street, next to Union Street. It’s the busiest station in northern Scotland, providing inter-city, regional and sleeper train services. The journey from Montrose and Stonehaven to Aberdeen is one of the most scenic train rides in Britain. Spectacular cliffs can be seen rising from the North Sea below. The view is even more impressive at sunrise.

The Aberdeen Maritime Museum, a museum that overlooks the nautical bustle of the Aberdeen Harbour, is one of the most visited attractions in the city. Centred in a three-storey replica of a North Sea oil platform, the museum explains everything that you need to know about the petroleum industry. Another museum to visit is the Gordon Highlanders Museum. This museum holds the history of one of the most famous fighting units of the British Army.

For art lovers, the Aberdeen Art Gallery would be a great place to visit. The stylish, marble-lined gallery space exhibits the great works of contemporary English and Scottish painters, including the works of Stephen Conroy, Gwen Hardie and Trevor Sutton.

Other attractions to check out in Aberdeen include St. Machar’s Cathedral, St. Nicholas’ Church and the King’s College Chapel which are recognized for their beautiful facades. The Provost Skene’s house is also a famous attraction in the city. This late-medieval townhouse used to be the residence of the 17th century provost, Sir George Skene.

How to find the cheapest train tickets to Aberdeen

If you’re looking for cheap train tickets to Aberdeen there are may ways to save money so you can explore Aberdeen. It may be that you’re getting a train to Aberdeen for a weekend with friends or with work, whatever the reason our journey planner will help you in getting the cheapest available tickets for your trip. Using the journey planner, you can save money travelling to Aberdeen and use that in the shops or at a restaurant.

Some of the biggest savings can be had by searching for split tickets as described above. Another way to save money on train tickets to Aberdeen is by buying an Advance ticket. Advance tickets are usually available from 12 weeks before the date of travel, so it is generally the case that the earlier you book your ticket within this timeframe the cheaper it will be. So if you’re coming to Aberdeen to catch a flight or for some sightseeing, look out for the advance ticket type when you search for your ticket. The longer you wait to buy your ticket the more the price can go up so try to book as quick as you’re able, advance tickets are not normally available on the day of travel, so try not to book on the day.

You can save even more on your train tickets by using a railcard for your journey to Aberdeen. If you’re a regular traveller this is particular useful as buying an eligible railcard can save you 1/3 off the price of all of your future tickets.