About Huntly

Huntly is a lovely wee town in the North East of Scotland on the A96 between Aberdeen and Inverness. It can be reached by train, bus or car. The nearest airport is in Aberdeen. 

There is plenty to see and do in Huntly. Amongst other things we have a Castle, Golf Course, Skiing and Biking, a Falconry Centre and even a Distillery nearby. Ramblers and walkers find beautiful trails through the surrounding forests. For more information on how to get there see information and links below.




How to get there


Plan your journey with

Parking at the Hairst

Designated Hairst Parking;

Market Muir Playing Field – AB54 8JY – Leave the A96 at the Asda roundabout, drive towards Huntly centre, before you get to the first junction the parking is on the left hand side. There will be marshals here to help with parking cars, suggested donation £2 per car. This carpark will only be open if it is dry. There is also a small car park on the right hand side, turning just before the Market Muir.

Huntly Business Centre – AB54 8FG - Leave the A96 at the Asda roundabout, drive towards Huntly centre, drive over the first junction, pass Café India on your left and the parking is on your left.

Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky Ltd - AB54 8HP - Leave the A96 at the Asda roundabout, drive towards Huntly centre, at the first junction turn left, follow the road around a bend onto King St, parking is on the left 50m ahead. This car park will be locked at 5pm.

Tesco Superstore – AB54 8TS – Leave the A96 at the turning of A920 to Huntly, first right, take the second exit off the roundabout and follow the road around into the carpark.

Designated Disabled Parking Only - Nelson St Car Park – AB54 8DE - Leave the A96 at the Asda roundabout, drive ahead towards Huntly centre, drive over the first junction, continue into the town along Gordon Street, before reaching the Square there is a left turn onto Nelson St, the car park is first left and is signposted.

Designated Room to Run Parking;

If you are taking part in one of the Room to Run races you have been sent an email specifying designated areas to park in Huntly, please follow these to ensure you reach your races in time for registration. All details on the Room to Run website www.roomtorun.uk . If your family is travelling separately we ask that they use the Huntly Hairst parking.

Other Parking Opportunities;

Huntly Industrial Estate – AB54 8SX,

Burnside Road by the Meadows – AB54 8UH

Side streets around Huntly – Please consider those that live in the area, please do not park in front of peoples’ driveways.


All parking in designated, or non-designated, areas is at the drivers own risk, please be considerate of other drivers and please pick up your litter. 


Information about where to find accomodation can be found on Huntly on the Web