Aberdeen College

Travel details for arrival in Scotland

Aberdeen International Airport Dyce - http://www.aberdeenairport.com/
The main campus of Aberdeen College (Gallowgate Centre) is located in the city centre and Aberdeen airport is only a few minutes away.

Transport from the airport – a choice of taxis but also there is the more affordable option of buses:

Buses stop directly outside the airport terminal and it’s clearly signposted from the terminal.

Stagecoach Bluebird – Jet Service 727
It runs 7 days a week from Aberdeen Airport Terminal to Aberdeen Bus Station with a stop at the main Aberdeen College campus (Gallowgate Centre). The service runs frequently from 0430 on weekdays, 0500 on Saturdays and 0630 on Sundays.

Fares:  £2.70 single, £3.40 day return and £4.00 period return

For more information please visit - http://www.stagecoachbus.com/Bluebird Jet.aspx

First Bus - Service 27
This is only a daytime service (not weekends) from Aberdeen Airport Terminal to Aberdeen Bus Station.

For more information, fares and timetables please visit - http://www.firstgroup.com/ukbus/aberdeen/

Aberdeen Bus and Train station – Guild Street
They are next to each other and located in the city centre and are within a walking distance from Aberdeen College (Gallowgate Centre), approximately 10 minutes. Both stations provide regular and direct services to Edinburgh and Glasgow. There is also a Megabus service from Aberdeen bus station to Edinburgh and Glasgow airport. 

Useful Links

Aberdeen College website – http://www.abcol.ac.uk/index.cfm

International section incl. pre-arrival information and International Guidance Tutor contact details - http://www.abcol.ac.uk/international/international-students/

Accommodation - http://www.abcol.ac.uk/learner-services/accommodation.cfm


http://www.abcol.ac.uk/international/international-students/accommodation.cfm ­

Fees - http://www.abcol.ac.uk/international/international-students/money.cfm

Looking after yourself - http://www.abcol.ac.uk/international/international-students/yourself.cfm

Getting around Aberdeen and beyond - http://www.abcol.ac.uk/international/international-students/travel.cfm

About Aberdeen - http://www.abcol.ac.uk/international/international-students/travel.cfm

Additional Information

Inductions for most of the full time courses are usually conducted the second last week in August and all accepted applicants are sent a letter with induction details.

Fresher’s week – 4th, 5th and 6th September 2012

Contact Details

Zuzana Banicova
Aberdeen College
Gallowgate Centre
AB25 1BN

Phone:          (44)(0)1224 612635
Web:           www.abcol.ac.uk
Email:          z.banicova@abcol.ac.uk



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