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Travel to RACH


Travelling By Bus

Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital is located on the Foresterhill Health Campus, whichis served by a network of buses that operate across Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire and the wider region. These services are run by Link opens in new windowFirst Aberdeen and Link opens in new windowStagecoach Bluebird.

A Link opens in new windowleaflet showing details of the bus services that serve the site is available. Please note that bus services and routes are subject to change - please check with the bus operator before travelling.

To plan your journey to the Foresterhill Health Campus using public transport, please call Traveline Scotland on 0871 200 22 33, go to Link opens in new windowwww.travelinescotland.com, or use the following search tool:

Please verify routes before travelling. NHS Grampian is not responsible for the content or accuracy of these services.

Travelling by car

The following online travel planners can help you plan your journey by car - the postcode for RACH is AB25 2ZG:

Information about parking at the Foresterhill Health Campus is available. Please note: The central section of Foresterhill Roadis for emergency vehicles and buses only. All other vehicles should use the 'loop road' which goes round the large car park to the west of ARI.

You can also contact ARI Concourse Reception on 01224 554567 for travel advice.

Please verify routes before travelling. NHS Grampian is not responsible for the content or accuracy of these services.

Walking to RACH


If you are planning to walk to RACH (from within Aberdeen City), you might find the following resource useful to plan your journey. Start by entering the postcode for where you are departing from:
 
Please verify routes before travelling. NHS Grampian is not responsible for the content or accuracy of these services.
 

Patients from Shetland


Please contact the Patient Travel Officer at NHS Shetland as soon as possible so that your travel arrangements can be organised in good time.

Patient Travel Office
Gilbert Bain Hospital
LERWICK ZE1 0TB
Tel: (01595) 743305

Patients from Orkney


Your tickets are issued under the Highlands & Islands travel scheme and are booked through your GP or through Travel Administration at Garden House, NHS Orkney. Please ask your GP or Travel Administration (01856 888045) for a travel pack containing all the information you will need.
 

Patients from the Highland Health Board area


Patients travelling from the Highland Health Board area are entitled to help with travel costs, minus a deduction of 10 per journey for those not in receipt of an eligible benefit - refer to this form for full details.

Anyone wishing to submit a claim should complete this form and present it in person at the General Office, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, or send it by post to:

General Office
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Aberdeen
AB25 2ZN

Alternatively send your completed form by e-mail to grampian.patienttravelari@nhs.net.