There are 4 ways to get from Cardonald to Paisley by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 min

  1. Take the train from Hillington East to Paisley Gilmour Street

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardonald, Forfar Avenue to Paisley, St Mirren Street 9 / ...

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardonald to Paisley 4.1 miles

$12 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Walk from Cardonald to Paisley 4.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Cardonald to Paisley is to bus which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardonald to Paisley is to train which costs £2 - £3 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Cardonald and Paisley is 3 miles.

The train from Hillington East to Paisley Gilmour Street takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardonald, Forfar Avenue and arriving at Paisley, St Mirren Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hillington East and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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

ScotRail operates a train from Cardonald to Paisley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 5 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Cardonald to Paisley every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 13 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Hillington East to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Key Coaches
Phone
01505 358589
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Hillington, Watt Road to Glenburn, Lothian Crescent
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cardonald to Paisley
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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