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Exploration Drive in Aberdeen

Exploration Drive is a Street in the city of Aberdeen and measures approximately 603 metres long.

There are 2 other streets named Exploration Drive in Great Britain.

Exploration Drive is within the area of Aberdeen City Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

The average elevation of Exploration Drive is roughly 20.34 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 22.70 and the lowest point being 18.00. A change of 4.70 metres.

Exploration Drive has the postcodes of AB23 8BL, AB23 8GD, AB23 8GX and AB23 8HZ.

Exploration Drive is located within the county of which is within the proud nation of Scotland. 401.23 miles North from the centre of London, 3.08 miles North from the centre of Aberdeen, 60.65 miles North East from the centre of Dundee and 82.46 miles East from the centre of Inverness.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Exploration Drive

Sunrise06:11
Sunset20:06

We have found postcodes for Exploration Drive.

AB23 8BL
AB23 8GD
AB23 8GX
AB23 8HZ

Latest Weather Conditions for Exploration Drive

Observed at Weather Station:Aberdeen Airport 10 April 2021 at 11:00 (4.59 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (day)
Temperature and Humidity:4.5°C (55.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNW (13 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Exploration Drive Aberdeen

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Holiday Inn Express Aberdeen Exhibition Centre
Address:Parkway East, Bridge Of Don
Telephone: Learn More
0.14
2: Name:Premier Inn Aberdeen North Bridge Of Don
Address:Ellon Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.11
3: Name:Premier Inn Aberdeen City Centre
Address:Inverlair House
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2.56
4: Name:Travelodge Aberdeen Central
Address:9 Bridge Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6JL
Telephone:0871 984 6117 Learn More
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5: Name:Travelodge Aberdeen Central Justice Mill Lane
Address:21-23 Justice Mill Ln, Aberdeen, AB11 6EQ
Telephone:0871 984 6459 Learn More
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Exploration Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
20.3418.0022.704.70

Frequently asked Questions for Exploration Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is Exploration Drive in?

Exploration Drive is located within the local authority area of Aberdeen City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Exploration Drive in?

Exploration Drive is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Exploration Drive in?

Exploration Drive is located within the ward of Bridge of Don.

What County is Exploration Drive in?

Exploration Drive is not in a ceremonial county.

What Constituency is Exploration Drive in?

Exploration Drive is located within the constituency of Gordon.

What Part of the UK is Exploration Drive in?

Exploration Drive is located within the historic nation of Scotland.

What County Council area is Exploration Drive in?

Exploration Drive is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Exploration Drive in?

Exploration Drive is located within the Police area.

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Location Details

Exploration Drive
Map showing the location of Exploration Drive
Latitude57.188007
Longitude-2.083982
OS Easting (X):394924
OS Northing (Y):810781
OS Grid Reference:NJ949108

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Exploration Drive

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeS00090210
ONS Area NameDetached Retirement Living
LSOA Code:S01006782
LSOA Name:Balgownie and Donmouth East - 02
SOA Code:3a
SOA Name:Achieving neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:S02001283
MSOA Name:Balgownie and Donmouth East
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Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Middleton Park
Jesmond Drive, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8WQ
01224 822000
Distance: 1.46 Miles
Directions from Exploration Drive to Asda Middleton Park
Tesco Pittodrie Esso Express
472 King St, Aberdeen, AB24 3DF
0345 026 9004
Distance: 1.88 Miles
Directions from Exploration Drive to Tesco Pittodrie Esso Express
Tesco Great Northern Rd Express
390 Great Northern Rd, Aberdeen, AB24 2AX
0345 610 2972
Distance: 1.92 Miles
Directions from Exploration Drive to Tesco Great Northern Rd Express
Iceland Gt.northern Rd
Units 461/475, Great Northern Road, Aberdeen, AB24 2BD
01224277188
Distance: 2.01 Miles
Directions from Exploration Drive to Iceland Gt.northern Rd

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01224 - Aberdeen

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 9.1 7.8 16.3 N 9

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Aberdeen City Council
Visit the Council's Website
Aberdeen City Council Customer Service Centre, Ground Floor, Marischal College, Broad Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1AB
Telephone Number: 0845 608 0910
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gordon
The Member of Parliament is Richard Thomson
Details for the MP Richard Thomson on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Richard Thomson won with a majority of 819 the result was SNP gain from Con. The total electorate was 79,629
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Bridge of Don Ward
Community Council: Bridge of Don
Ceremonial County:

Nearest Car Parks

Bridge of Don Car Park
Exhibition Avenue, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Aberdeen
AB23 8QZ
Distance: 0.28 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01224523073
Operated by: Aberdeen City Council
Donmouth Road Car Park
Donmouth Road, Bridge of Don, Aberdeenshire
Bridge of Don
AB23 8DR
Distance: 0.81 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01224522000
Operated by: Aberdeen City Council
Braehead Way Car Park
Braehead Way, Bridge of Don
Bridge of Don
AB22 8RR
Distance: 1.15 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Scotstown Moor Car Park
B997, Bridge of Don, Aberdeenshire
Bridge of Don
AB23 8NA
Distance: 1.21 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01224897400
Operated by: Aberdeen City Council
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Nearest Schools

Schools near Exploration Drive
Name Address Postcode Telephone Type Distance (Km)
Greenbrae School Greenbrae Crescent, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB23 8NJ 01224 704447 Primary School 1.15 Km
Scotstown School Scotstown Road, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8HH 01224 703331 Primary School 1.22 Km
Braehead School Braehead Way, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8RR 01224 702330 Primary School 1.72 Km
Bridge Of Don Academy Braehead Way, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8RR 01224 707583 Secondary School 1.72 Km
Seaton School Seaton Place East, Aberdeen AB24 1XE 01224 277920 Primary School 2.09 Km
Forehill School Jesmond Drive, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8UR 01224 820904 Primary School 2.27 Km
Glashieburn School Jesmond Drive, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8UR 01224 704476 Primary School 2.27 Km
Middleton Park School Jesmond Drive, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8UR 01224 820873 Primary School 2.27 Km
Oldmachar Academy Jesmond Drive, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8UR 01224 820887 Secondary School 2.27 Km
St Peter's RC School 74 Dunbar Street, Aberdeen AB24 3UJ 01224 485611 Primary School 2.36 Km

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Nearest Hospitals

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Hospitals near Exploration Drive
City Hospital Urquhart Road, Aberdeen AB24 5AU 3.73 Km View Directions
Elmwood Ashgrove Road, Aberdeen AB25 3BW 4.22 Km View Directions
Aberdeen Community Health And Care Village 50 Frederick Street, Aberdeen AB24 5HY 4.24 Km View Directions
Roxburghe House Cornhill Site, Ashgrove Road, Aberdeen AB25 2ZH 4.25 Km View Directions
Royal Cornhill Hospital Cornhill Road, Aberdeen AB25 2ZH 4.25 Km View Directions
Woolmanhill Hospital Skene Street, Aberdeen AB25 1LD 4.52 Km View Directions
The Baird Family Hospital Foresterhill Health Campus, Foresterhill Road, Aberdeen AB25 2ZL 4.65 Km View Directions
Aberdeen Maternity Hospital Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZL 4.65 Km View Directions
Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital Westburn Drive, Aberdeen AB25 2ZG 4.91 Km View Directions
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary Foresterhill Road, Aberdeen AB25 2ZN 4.94 Km View Directions

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Exploration Drive

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Dental Practices near Exploration Drive
S RANKIN & ASSOCIATES 30 Ellon Road, Bridge Of Don AB238BX 1.15 Km View Directions
GAMBA & MACKIE Bridge Of Don Dental Practice, Balgownie Rd, Bridge Of Do AB238JP 1.29 Km View Directions
OLDMACHAR DENTAL CARE Jesmond Drive, Bridge Of Don AB228UR 2.27 Km View Directions
GRANDHOLM DENTAL CLINIC The Heritage Centre,grandholm Crescent, Aberdeen AB228BH 2.75 Km View Directions
OLD TOWN DENTAL CARE 519 King Street, Aberdeen AB243BT 3.01 Km View Directions

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Exploration Drive

Name Address Postcode Telephone Distance Map
NHS GP Surgeries in Exploration Drive
Scotstown Medical Group Scotstown Medical Group, Cairnfold Road, Bridge Of Don, , Aberdeen, AB22 8LD 0345 189 7070 1.42 Km View Directions
Oldmachar Medical Practice Oldmachar Medical Practice, 526 King Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5RS 0345 337 0510 2.82 Km View Directions
Woodside Medical Group Woodside Medical Group, Woodside Fountain Health Centre, Great Northern Road, , Aberdeen, AB24 2AS 01224 492 828 3.09 Km View Directions
Old Aberdeen Medical Practice Old Aberdeen Medical Practice, 12 Sunnybank Road, Aberdeen, AB24 3NG 01224 486 702 3.21 Km View Directions
Danestone Medical Practice Danestone Medical Practice, Fairview Street, Danestone, , Aberdeen, AB22 8ZP 01224 822 866 3.24 Km View Directions
Calsayseat Medical Group Calsayseat Medical Group, 44 Powis Place, Aberdeen, AB25 3TX 0345 337 6370 3.69 Km View Directions
Links Medical Practice Links Medical Practice, City Hospital, Park Road, , Aberdeen, AB24 5AU 0345 337 6340 3.73 Km View Directions
Denburn Medical Practice Denburn Medical Practice, Denburn Health Centre, Rosemount Viaduct, , Aberdeen, AB25 1QB 01224 643 333 4.59 Km View Directions
Westburn Medical Group Westburn Medical Group, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, , Aberdeenshire, AB25 2XE 0345 099 5757 5.04 Km View Directions
Elmbank Group Practice Elmbank Group Practice, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, , Aberdeen, AB25 2AY 0345 337 0710 5.04 Km View Directions

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Exploration Drive

Name Address Postcode Telephone Map Distance in Km
Chemists near Exploration Drive
Boots UK Ltd 27 Scotstown Road, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8HH 01224 705440 View Directions 0.00 miles
A & L Porter Ltd Braehead Way Shopping Centre, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8RR 01224 702170 View Directions 0.00 miles
Asda Pharmacy Asda Superstore, Jesmond Drive, Middleton Park, , Aberdeen, AB22 8WQ 01224 227110 View Directions 0.00 miles
Steven F Webster 624 King Street, Aberdeen AB24 1SN 01224 483776 View Directions 0.00 miles
John Ross (Chemists) Ltd 109 Hayton Road, Aberdeen AB24 2RN 01224 277434 View Directions 0.00 miles

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Exploration Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Exploration Drive
2.76 Boots Opticians (aberdeen - Bon Accord Centre) Bon Accord Centre, George Street AB25 1HZ
2.76 Vision Express (aberdeen) Unit 32, Bon Accord Centre, George Street AB25 1HZ
2.86 Aberdeen Domiciliary Specsavers Limited 56-58 Union Street AB10 1BB
3.01 Optimax Laser Eye Clinic 2 Golden Square AB10 1RD
4.62 Asda Opticians (bridge Of Dee) Asda Stores Ltd, Garthdee Road, Bridge Of Dee AB10 7QA

Nearest Libraries

Bridge of Don Library
Scotstown Road, Bridge Of Don, Aberdeen, AB228HH
Telephone:
Distance: 0.75 Miles
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Tillydrone Library& Learning Centre
Pennan Road, Aberdeen, AB242UD
Telephone:
Distance: 1.52 Miles
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Directions from Exploration Drive to Tillydrone Library& Learning Centre
Woodside Library
356 Clifton road, Aberdeen, AB244DX
Telephone:
Distance: 2.06 Miles
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Directions from Exploration Drive to Woodside Library
Aberdeen Central Library, Local Studies Department
Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen, AB251GW
Telephone: 01224 652512
Distance: 2.88 Miles
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Directions from Exploration Drive to Aberdeen Central Library, Local Studies Department

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Aberdeen Station is 3.15 miles away.

Address: Aberdeen station, Guild Street, Union Square, Aberdeen, AB11 6LX

Aberdeen is situated on the Aberdeen to Inverness line|Glasgow to Aberdeen line|Edinburgh to Aberdeen line and is managed by ScotRail.

Aberdeen Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Exploration Drive to Aberdeen Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alnmouth03:53:00
Arbroath00:53:00
Berwick-upon-Tweed03:26:00
Birmingham New Street07:52:00
Bristol Parkway09:05:00
Bristol Temple Meads09:25:00
Broughty Ferry01:12:00
Carnoustie01:03:30
Cheltenham Spa08:32:00
Chesterfield06:48:00
Cupar01:33:00
Darlington04:41:30
Derby07:08:00
Dunbar03:06:00
Dunblane02:03:00
Dundee01:13:00
Durham04:41:00
Dyce00:09:00
Edinburgh02:35:00
Elgin01:28:30
Exeter St David's10:27:00
Forres01:41:30
Glasgow Queen Street02:36:30
Gleneagles01:49:00
Haymarket02:28:00
Huntly00:50:30
Insch00:34:00
Inverkeithing02:13:00
Inverness02:11:00
Inverurie00:21:00
Keith01:05:00
Kirkcaldy01:56:00
Ladybank01:40:00
Laurencekirk00:33:00
Leeds06:02:00
Leuchars (for St. Andrews)01:27:00
London Kings Cross06:58:00
Markinch01:48:00
Montrose00:39:00
Morpeth04:10:00
Nairn01:53:30
Newcastle04:11:00
Newton Abbot10:47:00
Perth01:34:00
Plymouth11:31:00
Portlethen00:11:00
Sheffield06:36:00
Stirling02:06:00
Stonehaven00:17:00
Taunton09:58:00
Tiverton Parkway10:11:00
Totnes10:59:00
Wakefield Westgate06:03:00
York05:12:30

Dyce Station is 4.23 miles away.

Address: Dyce station, Station Road, Dyce, Aberdeenshire, AB21 7EQ

Dyce is situated on the Aberdeen to Inverness line|Edinburgh to Aberdeen line and is managed by ScotRail.

Dyce Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Exploration Drive to Dyce Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aberdeen00:13:00
Elgin01:20:00
Forres01:33:00
Huntly00:42:00
Insch00:25:00
Inverness02:02:00
Inverurie00:12:00
Keith00:57:00
Laurencekirk00:46:00
Montrose00:56:30
Nairn01:44:30
Portlethen00:24:30
Stonehaven00:34:00

Portlethen Station is 8.90 miles away.

Address: Portlethen station, Bruntland Road, Portlethen, Aberdeenshire, AB12 4JS

Portlethen is situated on the Glasgow to Aberdeen line|Edinburgh to Aberdeen line and is managed by ScotRail.

Portlethen Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Exploration Drive to Portlethen Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aberdeen00:14:00
Arbroath00:47:00
Broughty Ferry01:01:00
Carnoustie00:54:00
Dundee01:11:00
Dyce00:24:30
Inverurie00:37:00
Laurencekirk00:22:00
Montrose00:33:00
Stonehaven00:09:00

Inverurie Station is 12.78 miles away.

Address: Inverurie station, Station Road, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 4TN

Inverurie is situated on the Aberdeen to Inverness line|Edinburgh to Aberdeen line and is managed by ScotRail.

Inverurie Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Exploration Drive to Inverurie Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aberdeen00:25:00
Dyce00:12:00
Elgin01:07:30
Forres01:20:30
Huntly00:29:00
Insch00:13:00
Inverness01:49:30
Keith00:44:00
Laurencekirk00:58:30
Montrose01:10:00
Nairn01:31:30
Portlethen00:37:00
Stonehaven00:46:00

Nearest Airports

Dundee City Airport is 61.75 miles away Directions from Exploration Drive to Dundee City Airport
Inverness Airport is 77.66 miles away Directions from Exploration Drive to Inverness Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Nearest Tourist Attractions

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