There are 4 ways to get from Dumbarton to Paisley by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 340 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 340 bus from Dumbarton, St Mary's Way (Sheriff Court) to Paisley, Royal Alexandra Hospital 340

$6

3 alternative options

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Dumbarton Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street

$9 - $26

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dumbarton to Paisley 14.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Dumbarton to Paisley 14.3 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Dumbarton to Paisley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dumbarton to Paisley is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Dumbarton and Paisley is 9 miles. The road distance is 14.3 miles.

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The line 340 bus from Dumbarton, St Mary's Way (Sheriff Court) to Paisley, Royal Alexandra Hospital takes 29 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dumbarton, St Mary's Way (Sheriff Court) and arriving at Paisley, Royal Alexandra Hospital. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dumbarton to Paisley. However, there are services departing from Dumbarton Central and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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

Wilsons of Rhu operates a bus from Dumbarton to Paisley every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dumbarton to Paisley via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and Glasgow Central in around 50 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dumbarton Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dumbarton Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Wilsons of Rhu
Phone
01436 820300
Email
info@wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Website
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Bus from Dumbarton, St Mary's Way (Sheriff Court) to Paisley, Royal Alexandra Hospital
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dumbarton to Paisley
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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