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The nearest train station is Dyce. Trains from Aberdeen and Inverness call at Dyce station. Getting from Dyce station to the airport requires a short taxi journey. Mainline trains from Aberdeen run to Glasgow and Edinburgh, and major cities in England. First ScotRail, NXEC and Virgin Trains all serve Aberdeen station.
Regular bus services connect Aberdeen Airport with Aberdeen city centre. Buses are less frequent at weekends. Airport buses are operated by First Aberdeen and Stagecoach Bluebird. Further information is available from traveline.com.
Getting to the airport by car is straightforward. Aberdeen airport is just seven miles from the city centre. The airport is easily accessed from the A96 road from Aberdeen to Inverness. If you are using a satellite navigation system, the postcode is AB21 7DU. Cars can drop off passengers near the terminal building. Information regarding road works and traffic conditions is available from the AA and from the airport website.
Taxis from Aberdeen are provided by Rainbow Airport Taxis and ComCab Taxis. Airport taxis can be pre-booked. A taxi to Aberdeen city centre will take about 10-15 minutes.
Official car parks are professionally run, well-supervised and secure. Short stay parking is next to the terminal. Short stay parking is designed for stays of up to 24 hours. Passengers with a weekend city break flight might be interested in a special weekend rate in the short-stay car park, available if you pre-book parking in the short-stay car park for a weekend stay including Saturday night. The postcode for short stay car park is AB21 7DU.
Flightpath long-stay car park provides a free bus service to the terminal. Buses run every 5-10 minutes. The journey takes five minutes. Cheap long-stay parking is provided for offshore workers.
Prices depend on the type of car park and length of stay. The cheapest airport parking is normally found by booking in advance or taking advantage of special offers. Cheap parking offers are normally dependant on a stay of at least 6 days. Pre-booking parking is possible in the long stay and short-stay car parks. You can book parking with directline-flights. You may also find cheap airport parking at local hotels and “off-site” car parks. Several hotels offer cheap parking deals.
Facilities include shops, cafes, bars, restaurants, currency exchange and play areas. Aberdeen Airport Hilton hotel opened in 2009. On-site hotels already included the Thistle Hotel and the Speedbird Inn. Up-to-date information can be found at the official Aberdeen Airport website. Information about flights includes live departure and arrival information, timetables and updated travel news.