Plan your visit to Aberdeen

Getting to Aberdeen

Aberdeen is easily accessible from across the globe, and the airport is just a short 6-mile drive from the city centre. 
 
Aberdeen has 94 flights per week to London, providing daily flights to the four main airports: Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton and City. As well as flights from European international hubs, Paris and Amsterdam, Aberdeen also has many direct flights to most UK cities and many other European destinations. Airlines flying into Aberdeen include British Airways, EasyJet, Flybe, KLM, Wideroe, Eastern Airlines, Air France, SAS and Wizz Air. You’ll have no shortage of flight options for your journey to Aberdeen. 

For more information and to book your flights, visit the Aberdeen International Airport website: https://www.aberdeenairport.com/  


Where to stay

Marischal Square & Provost Skene’s House

The WECP Hotel is the Residence Inn by Marriott Marischal Square.

Residence Inn by Marriott Aberdeen has 126 spacious studio suites and one-bedroom suites offering separate living and sleeping areas and fully equipped kitchens. Modern amenities include free wifi, continental buffet breakfast with a selection of hot items and fitness suite. 
 
Residence Inn Aberdeen offers an exceptional location in the city centre, just opposite Aberdeen City Council’s Marischal College and within Aberdeen’s vibrant newly built district Marischal Square. Located in the heart of town, the bright open courtyard features coffee shops, restaurants and public spaces where people can socialise and dine out. 
 
To book your room please download the hotel booking form here. Once completed, please email this to: Kirsteen Filson at Kirsteen.Filson@marriotthotels.com including Anne Martin at Anne.Martin@marriotthotels.com in the CC field with the subject line ‘WECP Reservation Request’.

Alternative Accommodation

For Alternative accommodation visit Offshore EuropeVisitAberdeenshire  or Aberdeen Hotels Association.  


Visas

If you are visiting Aberdeen from overseas you will require certain documentation and possibly a visa to enter UK.

Please visit the Visa and Immigration section of the UK Government website to find out if you need a visa to travel to the UK.

Visa Letters

If required, Aberdeen City Council can provide you with a visa letter to attend this event. If you require a visa letter, please contact wecp@aberdeencity.gov.uk