Man took a three-hour train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen on a date just to get up

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Man who traveled three hours by train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen for his first date in two years but then turned STOOD UP goes viral as he shares his journey on TikTok

  • Craig Moffat, 21, made the 120 mile journey from Edinburgh to Aberdeen for a date
  • Mr Moffat, who has been single for two years, arrived at the restaurant early
  • He waited 35 minutes and realized he had been stood up by the woman
  • Mr Moffat shared a video of him enjoying a plate of food alone in the restaurant

A man who traveled 120 miles for a first date and then got up has gone viral after documenting his ordeal in a TikTok video.

Craig Moffat, 21, took a three-hour train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen to meet the unnamed woman at an upscale restaurant.

After 35 minutes, his date still hadn’t arrived and Craig accepted that she wouldn’t come. He ordered himself a plate of food before making the journey back home.

Mr Moffat, who has been single for two years, filmed clips of his journey and edited them into a single clip, which he uploaded to TikTok.

Viral star: Craig Moffat, 21, took a three-hour train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen to meet the woman, who was not mentioned by name, at a posh restaurant, but got up. Mr Moffat filmed clips of his journey and edited them into a single clip, which he uploaded on TikTok

The video has been viewed more than 4 million times, with viewers offering words of support and comfort to Mr Moffat.

The clip opens with Mr Moffat boarding the train to Aberdeen, with a voiceover revealing ‘Finally a date after two years of being single’.

He treated himself to a First Class ticket and enjoyed a bottle of Coke along the way.

The singleton arrived at the fancy restaurant 20 minutes early and ordered a glass of white wine while he waited.

The clip opens with Mr Moffat boarding the train to Aberdeen, with a voiceover revealing: 'Finally a date after two years of being single'

The clip opens with Mr Moffat boarding the train to Aberdeen, with a voiceover revealing: ‘Finally a date after two years of being single’

He treated himself to a First Class ticket and enjoyed a bottle of Coke along the way

He treated himself to a First Class ticket and enjoyed a bottle of Coke along the way

The video shows the table for two with menus on one side.

The next update shows Mr. Moffat, smartly dressed in a shirt, tie and vest, looking around the restaurant with a caption that reveals, “It’s been 35 minutes and she still hasn’t showed up…”

The video then moves on to the food Mr Moffat himself ordered, which resembles chicken tenders followed by a fresh fruity dessert.

The singleton arrived at the fancy restaurant 20 minutes early and ordered a glass of white wine while he waited.  The video then goes on to see the food Mr Moffat himself ordered, which resembles chicken tenders (pictured) followed by a fresh fruity dessert

The singleton arrived at the fancy restaurant 20 minutes early and ordered a glass of white wine while he waited. The video then goes on to see the food Mr Moffat himself ordered, which resembles chicken tenders (pictured) followed by a fresh fruity dessert

Feeling dejected, he ordered shots before returning to the train station.  The last caption reads:

Feeling dejected, he ordered shots before returning to the train station. The last caption reads: “I think I’ll go home… I was really looking forward to tonight.”

Feeling dejected, he ordered shots before returning to the train station.

The last caption reads: “I think I’ll go home… I was really looking forward to tonight.”

More than 500,000 viewers “liked” the video and thousands have shared words of encouragement. One wrote: ‘She doesn’t deserve you, mate, you’ll find the one.’

Another said, “She’s not worth it if she doesn’t even show up.”

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