Travel Information

Travel Information

Getting here



With so many transport options, Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire have never been easier to get to.


Aberdeen can be reached by road, rail, sea or sky


By local bus - City Centre to Old Aberdeen Campus

The number 20, from Littlejohn Street, next to Marischal College, links the city centre with the main Old Aberdeen campus, and the Hillhead Halls of Residence.

The number 19, from Broad Street, opposite Marischal College, passes to the west of the University along Bedford Road. From Union Street, the city's main thoroughfare, the numbers 1 and 2 travel east along King Street and pass the University. Alight just after the King's playing fields on your left. First Aberdeen buses require exact fare, so have 10p and 5p coins ready.

Additional payment options can be found on the First Aberdeen Tickets web page and night service information can be found here.

Nearest Stops to Old Aberdeen Campus

  • Old Aberdeen (bus no. 20)
  • Bedford Road (bus no. 19)
  • King Street (bus no. 1 and 2)

You can also use the Stagecoach Buchan link service from the Adelphi stop on the western end of Union Street. This goes up King Street past the University.