Aberdeen is the third largest city in Scotland. Each Scottish city has a unique flair, and Aberdeen is no different. Packed with historic buildings and known for its granite architecture, the city is home to the fifth-oldest university in the English-speaking world. Explore the city and region at your own pace with a car hire in Aberdeen. Let Auto Europe be your partner for your car rental. We are able to present you with a large choice of car categories, and rental packages at very competitive prices plus provide award-winning customer service.
Major central streets in Aberdeen tend to busy including outside of peak times. Therefore, try to omit driving in the city centre, especially during rush hour. The city is well connected with other Sottish metropolises. Within an hour an a half you can drive to Dundee via the A90, and in another one-hour drive through the M90 to Edinburgh. Visit our Golf inspired or Scottish Sights road trip pages for more ideas on your next holiday.
There are many parking possibilities for your car hire in Aberdeen. A number of free car parks are provided outside the city centre. Paid public car parks are available downtown as well as the on-street parking. Pay close attention to time restrictions and applicable fees, as they differ depending on the zone.
Aberdeen is located on the northeastern coast of Scotland by the North Sea. The city is one of the coldest in the United Kingdom due to an oceanic climate and its northern latitude. The weather is changeable and summers are mild, at around 17 Celsius degrees, and winter temperatures seldom drop below the freezing point.
Public transportation is well developed due to many regional and long distance bus services, the first run by Stagecoach Bluebird, the latter by Scottish CityLink, Megabus and National Express. Aberdeen Railway Station provides train connections to regional destinations and further-located Scottish cities, such as Glasgow. There are also services to English cities and the night train to London Euston.