Visitor info

Accommodation

NAFCo events in Aberdeen will be based in the City Centre. There are various types of accommodation available nearby from budget rooms to high end hotels.

City Centre Accommodation
VisitAberdeenshire has arranged preferential rates with various City Centre hotels. Visit the NAFCo Accommodation website to reserve.

Not all City Centre hotels will be included in the website. Additional hotels within close walking distance of the main NAFCo City Centre venues include Premier Inn, Ibis, Jury’s Inn, Douglas Hotel, Rox, Marriott Residence Inn and Hilton Garden Inn. 

Student style self-catering accommodation is also available in the city centre (6-8 minutes' walk from the NAFCo Festival Hub at the Lemon Tree), consisting of single bedrooms in apartments of 6/8 rooms with shared facilities or en-suite. They are clean, convenient, and an economical option. Early booking is advised 

Student Self Catering Accommodation at Woolmanhill
Student room – en-suite £TBC
Student room – shared facilities £TBC
NB X nights minimum booking for student rooms
To Book:
Email: TBC
Telephone: +44 (0) 1224 262134

Aberdeen also has a Youth Hostel (for all ages), with private, family, group and shared rooms.
www.syha.org.uk/where-to-stay/highlands/aberdeen

Travel

There are excellent transport links to and within Aberdeen.

Train
www.virgintrainseastcoast.com
www.thetrainline.com
www.crosscountrytrains.co.uk
www.scotrail.co.uk

Bus
www.megabus.com
www.citylink.co.uk

There are a number of regular buses that travel between the University of Aberdeen campus, and the Festival Hub at the Lemon Tree and other City Centre venues.
For more information on bus routes and timetables within Aberdeen visit First Group website

Driving
Aberdeen is approximately 3 hours drive from Edinburgh (127 miles) or Glasgow (146 miles) and an hour and half from Dundee (67 miles).

Flying
Aberdeen's international airport is served by a number of major carriers, providing an extensive network of routes throughout the UK, direct to Europe and worldwide through major hubs. There is a frequent bus link to the city centre, and taxis from the airport to the University and City Centre.
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ABERDEEN &
ABERDEENSHIRE
11-15 JULY 2018