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There are 5 ways to get from Cambuslang to Paisley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street

£4 - £10

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Train, line 38 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Paisley, Abbey Close 38 / ...

£5 - £7

Train, line 26 bus  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Paisley, Park Road 26

£5 - £9

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambuslang to Paisley 14.5 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Cambuslang to Paisley 14.5 miles

£2 - £4

Cambuslang to Paisley by train

The train journey time between Cambuslang and Paisley is around 49 min and covers a distance of around 15 miles. The fastest train normally takes 35 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Cambuslang to Paisley train service departs from Kirkhill and arrives in Paisley Gilmour Street. Typically 225 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
49 min
Fastest train time:
35 min
Trains per week:
225
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:29
Last train departs at:
23:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambuslang to Paisley train schedules

Cambuslang → Paisley
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The cost-effective way to get from Cambuslang to Paisley is to drive, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambuslang to Paisley is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambuslang to Paisley. However, there are services departing from Kirkhill and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Cambuslang and Paisley is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambuslang to Paisley without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs £4 - £10.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Cambuslang to Paisley, including transfers.

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Cambuslang to Paisley train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Kirkhill station.

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Cambuslang to Paisley train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Paisley Gilmour Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambuslang to Paisley is 14 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Cambuslang to Paisley.

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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Cambuslang, Scotland and Paisley, Scotland?

You can take a train from Cambuslang to Paisley via Glasgow Central in around 48 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Paisley, Abbey Close
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Paisley, Park Road
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Cambuslang to Paisley
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk
Hamilton Toa Taxis
Phone
+44 1698 281 144
Cadzow Cars
Phone
+44 1698 891 990
Website
cadzowcars.com
Bridge Cars
Phone
+44 1698 422 288

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