A98 road

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Route information
Length: 50.7 mi[1] (81.6 km)
Major junctions
East end: A90 A90 road Fraserburgh
A950 A950 road
A947 A947 road
A97 A97 road
A942 A942 road
West end: A96 A96 road Fochabers
Elgin, Banff, Fraserburgh
Road network

The A98 road is a major coastal road of northeast Scotland passing through Moray and Aberdeenshire. The A98 is no longer a primary route, with this status being removed shortly after the A92 was renumbered A90.


A98 near Craigmaud

It originates in the west at Fochabers at a junction with the A96, and proceeds northeast, passing close to Buckie, Findochty and Portknockie before passing through Cullen and Portsoy.

After a junction with the A95 it passes through Banff and Macduff. It then bears southeast and inland for some distance, passing near to the prehistoric monument of Longman Hill; thence it runs close to New Pitsligo before heading northeast to Fraserburgh where it terminates.


  1. ^ "Driving directions to A98". Google. Retrieved 21 September 2013. 

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Coordinates: 57°40′00″N 2°28′30″W / 57.66666°N 2.47497°W / 57.66666; -2.47497