National lockdown restrictions are in place across England. Until 2 December, you should only travel for work, education or other permitted reasons. From 2 December England will be returning to a 3 Tier System. Find out more about local restrictions.
A tiered system of protection levels is in operation across Scotland. So, if you need to travel, make sure you're up-to-date with what's happening in your area by checking the local government guidance.
We've put in place measures to allow you to travel safely including limiting available seats on buses and enhanced cleaning. Unless you’re exempt, you must wear a face covering throughout your journey. Please avoid busy times, use contactless payment where you can, keep your distance and take your litter with you. Stay up to date on our Coronavirus page.
Wherever you are jetting off to, start your journey on one of our direct services to Aberdeen Airport and we'll be here when you get back.
The service operates from Union Square bus station via Great Northern Road, 7 days a week!
Sailing the seas? Some journeys provide a direct connection to the Northlink ferry terminal where you can catch the ferry to Orkney and Shetland. Visit Northlink Ferries for more details!
Our award-winning service is operated by modern buses fitted with dedicated large luggage racks, leather seats and USB charging points so your journey is as easy and convenient as possible.
Scroll table horizontally to view table content
|Departing from||To||First bus||Last bus|
|Union Square||Aberdeen Airport||0030 (Mon - Sun)||2330 (Mon - Sun)|
|Great Northern Road||Aberdeen Airport||0043 (Mon - Sun)||2343 (Mon - Sun)|
|Bucksburn Police Station||Aberdeen Airport||0051 (Mon - Sun)||2351 (Mon - Sun)|
Don't worry about buying your tickets in advance, you can get them from the bus driver on the day!.
Aberdeen International Airport is located within our Aberdeen city boundary so all Aberdeen zone 1 tickets are valid. Single tickets are available for £3.50 for an adult and £1.75 for children. JET 727 period return tickets are also available costing £5.20 for an adult and £2.60 for children giving you 28 days to return - ideal for a week or 4 away!
For regular commuters within zone 1 get a all day travel ticket for just £3.80, this allows you to travel as much as you want within zone 1.
Why not relax in The Northern Lights Executive Lounge? Aberdeen Airports brand new passenger lounge. Here you can enjoy panoramic runway views and sink your teeth into the locally-inspired Kilted Chef menu! You can even track your flight.
So what are you waiting for? Book your flights to one of the fantastic 40 destinations Aberdeen Airport has to offer today!
Our app has live tracking so you can see exactly where your bus is and find your nearest bus stop too. You can also use the app to plan your journey, simply go to the ‘plan a journey’ section, fill and submit the form and it will create your journey for you, or be prepared and plan your journey now using the journey planner on your right.
Where can I buy my ticket?
Our drivers accept cash and give change! Contactless payments are also available on our buses.
On the app
Our great value dayrider and 7 day tickets can be purchased on the mobile app.
7 day and 4 week tickets can be purchased online here.
Concessionary travel cards are valid for travel at all times on the service.
Live bus times:
You might check your live flight times but did you know you can check your bus times live too? If you download the Stagecoach Bus app you can see exactly when your bus will arrive at your stop.
Multi-operator bus tickets:
If you know you need to connect with a bus service not operated by Stagecoach then you might be best to use a Grasshopper ticket.
We offer group tickets on all of our services.
A group ticket is valid for either: 3 adults or 2 adults and up to 2 children or ; 1 adult and up to 3 children.
Our Aberdeen Airport bus services operate 7 days a week all year round but may be subject to revision on the following days: May Day, 24th December – 2nd January. Any alterations to the timetables for holidays or during road closures etc can be found here.