Aberdeen Airport Car Rental

Aberdeen Airport Car Rental

Aberdeen Airport boasts the usual Hertz, Avis, National, Alamo and Europcar car rental desks. These are however expensive options and significant savings can be made by booking your rental car with us in advance of your trip.

Airport Location

Located just seven miles north west of the city centre, Aberdeen Airport offers regular connections to destinations throughout the UK and Scandinavia while also serving as a launch pad for helicopters connecting the North Sea oil fields with the mainland, making it the world’s largest commercial heliport. The official opening hours for Aberdeen Airport are 05:00 – 22:30. Airport information can be contacted on: +44 (0)1224 722 331

The airport consists of a single terminal and Arrivals and check-ins are both on the ground floor, with check-ins on the left side of the concourse.

By Car

The access road to the airport is signposted from the A96 Aberdeen to Inverness road. Please note that traffic in Aberdeen city can be very busy and journeys can take a lot longer than the distance on the map may indicate!


Taxis are available from the terminal forecourt and are operated by Rainbow Airport Taxis. Telephone: +44 (0)1224 725500 or +44 (0)1224 725728.

By Rail

Aberdeen and Inverness services stop at the local station at Dyce which is just a short taxi ride from the airport. The main line station is in Aberdeen city centre where there are frequent services to all parts of Scotland and England.

By Bus

Regular bus services operate from the airport to Aberdeen city centre. Services are less frequent at weekends than on weekdays. Single fare to city centre £2 (subject to change). For details contact First Aberdeen +44 (0)1224 650065. Stagecoach Bluebird bus services also call at the airport. Tel +44 (0)1224 212266.


Long-term and short-term parking is available in the car park located in front of the terminal.


The airport offers a wide selection of shops, including Books Plus, Christian Scott (Knitwear and Scottish gifts), The Whisky Shop and Box of Delights (confectionery), as well as several duty-free outlets. There are plenty of restaurants and food outlets available, as well as self-service café’s, pubs and bars.

ATMs are located on both sides of security, and a Travelex currency exchange can be found before security opposite the information desk . There is a left luggage, lost property, baby care room and first aid assistance available near the information desk.

Special Needs

For general enquiries contact the Call Centre on +44 (0)870 040 0006 or minicom +44 (0)1224 725082. There are toilets for the disabled as well as ramps and lifts. Cheap parking is available for disabled drivers.

For further help or advice concerning your travel arrangements to Aberdeen Airport please call +44 (0)870 040 0006.

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