Portlethen can be reached by car or public transport. We are just 7 miles south of Aberdeen along the A92. Journey time from the centre of Aberdeen is approximately 20 mins by car (or just 10 minutes by train).


There is a train station in Portlethen with services to and from Aberdeen. There are frequent services in the morning and evening, but less frequent during the day.

There are services to the North, for Dyce and all stops to Inverness, and services to the South, for Stonehaven, Laurencekirk and Montrose. To reach Dundee, Edinburgh or Glasgow, a connection is required at Montrose.



Portlethen is connected by direct bus routes to Aberdeen in the north, and Newtonhill, Stonehaven, Montrose and Dundee in the south. Buses are operated by Stagecoach Bluebird.