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Aberdeen - Footdee Beach

Aberdeen, Aberdeen City

A sandy beach situated within the city of Aberdeen with amusements and a golfcourse nearby.

Beach Type



Jet-ski'ing and sailing

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

ABERDEEN TIC Provost Ross's House Shiprow. Aberdeenshire Tel: +44 (0) 1224 288828


Nearest town: Aberdeen
County: Aberdeen City
Latitude/Longitude: 57.1451, -2.06942
Postcode: AB11 5DX
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Easily found from the city centre. Follow signs for the beach or just keep travelling east and you will eventually reach the beach.

Public Transport

Served by local buses. There is a train station close to the beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Aberdeen (About a mile away)
Portlethen (Approx. 6 miles away)
Dyce (Approx. 6 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking available.

Nearby Car Parks

Torry Battery - West, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Queens Links, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Torry Battery - East, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Greyhope Road, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Virginia Street, Aberdeen (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Aberdeen Harbour, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Crombie Road, Torry (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Shiprow, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Aberdeen Station South, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Aberdeen Station, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Aberdeen