Aberdeen - St Andrew’s Cathedral

King Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5AX


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St Andrew’s Cathedral has a strong tradition of the best of Anglican cathedral music and singing. Music is an important means of reaching out into the community as we attract many supporters for musical events - particularly our Saturday recitals which run throughout the year. In addition to hosting Diocesan events and services, we welcome visitors from all over the world.

Special service times

Advent and Christmas Services and Activities

Sunday 30 November - Advent Sunday:

  • 6:30pm:  Advent Carol Service

Sunday 21 December - Advent 4:

  • 6:30pm:  Nine Lessons and Carols

Wednesday 24 December – Christmas Eve:

  • 11:30pm:  Sung Eucharist – First Communion of Christmas

Thursday 25 December – Christmas Day:

  • 10:30am:  Sung Eucharist Service

Service times


  • 8:00am: Holy Communion
  • 10:45am: Sung Eucharist
  • 6:30pm: Choral Evensong (Term Time only)


  • 10:00am: Holy Communion
  • 6:00pm: Choral Evensong (university term-time only)


  • 6.00pm: Choral Compline (university term-time only)

Clergy and office bearers

Contact details

Cathedral Administrator:  Miss Kayleigh Jarrett

Opening Times:

  • Monday:  09:30am-1:30pm
  • Tuesday:  2:00pm-5:00pm
  • Friday:  9:00am-2:00pm

Contact Details:

Groups and activities

Children's Activities:

  • Creche - during 10:45am service
  • Sunday School (Godly Play or Junior Church) during 10:45am service
  • Young membership of Cathedral Choir from age 8


  • 6:30pm:  Tuesday Fellowship (Young Adults Group)

Gospel singing - contact Brian Thomas via Cathedral Office


  • Wheelchair access
  • Loop system
  • Men and ladies toilet facilities (in hall)
  • Disabled toilet facilities
  • Disabled parking
  • Congregational parking
  • Large print books (on request)
  • Braille Print books (on request)
  • City council public performance licence for events in the Cathedral and the JSC Hall