Getting Here

With so many transport options, Aberdeen is an easy destination to get to.

Aberdeen can be reached by road, rail, sea or sky and when you get here Aberdeenshire is easily accessible by public transport, taxi or car.

P&J Live is located next to Aberdeen International Airport – the UK’s most connected regional airport.

We work in partnership with our regional and national transport providers to ensure that we can offer the best service and value for your delegates travelling to and around Aberdeen.

Discounted options and value added services are currently in place with KLM airlines, Loganair, ScotRail, LNER, Caledonian Sleeper and Stagecoach.

Getting here by Sea 

Aberdeen Ferry Terminal is located at Jamieson's Quay directly across from the shopping centre, Union Square and the Aberdeen Railway Station.

The centrally located harbour is where ferries travel regularly to/from the Scottish Isles, Orkney and Shetland.

For more information about travelling from Orkney and Shetland and for ferry timetables please visit

Getting here by Road 

No matter where you start your journey in Scotland, Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire are simple to get to by car.

Aberdeen is approximately 2.5 hours’ drive from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. Well sign-posted, the surrounding area of Aberdeenshire is within close proximity of Aberdeen with the towns and villages easy to get to by major country and main roads.

For help with planning your journey to Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire please visit

Getting here by Rail 

Aberdeen’s railway station, right in the heart of the city, has frequent fast and reliable services to and from major cities.

Travel on one of the hourly trains from Glasgow and Edinburgh or use the east coast line to travel from cities such as York or Newcastle.

Scotrail provides an express rail service direct to Aberdeen from many major cities. For timetables and to book your train tickets to Aberdeen visit the Scotrail website.

Aberdeen can also be reached overnight from London on the Caledonian Sleeper. Visit the Caledonian Sleeper website for more information about this service.

LNER Trains run services along the East Coast Main Line and frequently run trains from cities such as Edinburgh, York, Newcastle and London further details can be found on their website

National Rail offers rail services to Aberdeen and the surrounding area, perhaps when you get here you may wish to travel to towns including Dyce, Inverurie and Huntly, visit for further details.

Getting here by Air 

Aberdeen International Airport is located a short 15 minute drive from Aberdeen city centre and is within easy reach of Aberdeenshire.

London, Manchester, Dublin, Copenhagen and Amsterdam. The international airport also has many direct routes to most UK cities as well as many key European destinations.

For further information about the destinations you can fly from to Aberdeen, or to book your flight, please visit

Visit Aberdeenshire Airport

Aberdeen has excellent transport links, very good hotels and is a very easy place to sell to conference organisers. It is steeped in history, has over 300 castles, a city centre plus a beach and beautiful surrounding scenery. The P&J Live is a recent addition to the area and has the capacity to host large events.

Professor Angela Kydd, Clinical Professor - NHS Grampian & Robert Gordon University