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X18 Park and Ride

Whether you're travelling for work on leisure, the X18 Kingswells Park & Ride offers you a  stress free journey with time to sit back and relax. The facility offers free parking for up to 900 cars, taking the hassle out of finding a parking space when you arrive in Aberdeen city centre.

The X18 operates every 20 minutes between Aberdeen and Westhill Monday to Saturday, with the first service from Kingswells Park & Ride at 06:27am. The X18 also extends to Alford via Elrick every hour.

So why not  Park and  (enjoy the)  Ride?


Kingswells Park & Ride can be accessed by turning left into the site when travelling towards Aberdeen from Westhill on the A944 approximately 100 yards before the Kingswells roundabout.


The Kingswells Park & Ride site has a waiting area which is open from approximately 07.00 - 18.00 Monday - Friday.

X18 Timetable

click here to view the X18 timetable.

Cycle Lockers

Cycle lockers are available to rent on site. For further information contact the Aberdeen city council Transport Strategy Team on 01224 522 756  or email

Out of hours access

The waiting facilities at the Kingswells Park and Ride site is open Monday to Friday between 07:00 and 18:00. However, the car park, cycle lockers and electric vehicle charging point are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

X18 Park and Ride


day return £2.50 

dayrider    £3.00 (promotional fare. Usual fare £3.60)

megarider £10.00  (promotional fare. Usual fare £14.25)