Aberdeen Holidays

United Kingdom
Named the "Granite City' or "Silver City" because of its preponderance of sparkling granite buildings – Aberdeen is the third largest city in Scotland with a population of around 210,000. As the center of the North Sea energy industry, it is also known as the "Oil Capital of Europe". This …

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How to get to Aberdeen

Here's what you need to know about getting to Aberdeen. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Aberdeen takes 1 hour, 30 minutes.

When to go to Aberdeen

Typical Holiday Price

£505 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Aberdeen varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - June is the cheapest month to go to Aberdeen.

Where to stay in Aberdeen

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Aberdeen, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Aberdeen

Sandra Strain | Trip by SkyscannerAberdeen Scotland
Aberdeen Scotland
Claire T | Trip by SkyscannerFittie/Footdee
roger4336 | FlickrAberdeen Maritime Museum
Aberdeen Maritime Museum
Ben Sutherland | FlickrRiver Dee
River Dee
Aberdeen Proving Ground | FlickrPaul Lawrie Golf Centre
Paul Lawrie Golf Centre
Bernt Rostad | FlickrAberdeen Beach
Aberdeen Beach
IainCameron | FlickrDuthie Park
Duthie Park
Nick Bramhall | FlickrBrimmond Country Park
Brimmond Country Park
Rab..... | FlickrDolphinwatch

Reviews of Aberdeen

D'Maris Coffman
D'Maris CoffmanLondon

I think Aberdeen is the most impressive of the Scottish cities with the granite buildings and stone streets. Beautiful and strangely haunting and well worth a day or two.

Stanley Ford
Stanley Ford

It's a really great place

Doreen Davidson
Doreen DavidsonBallymena



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