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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 38 bus

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Johnstone
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Johnstone Station to Paisley, Linwood Toll

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Paisley, Linwood Road

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road

Drive

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road

Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road by train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow and Paisley, Linwood Road is around 36 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 15 min. The fastest journey normally takes 25 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and McGills Bus Service, the Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Paisley, Linwood Toll. Typically 440 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
21 min
Layover time:
15 min
Total time:
36 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
25 min
Journey distance:
12 miles
Services per week:
440
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:15
Last service departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road train and bus schedules

Departing Friday, September 17, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road is to taxi which costs £27 - £35 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, West George Street and arriving at Paisley, Linwood Road. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Paisley, Linwood Road is 8 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road without a car is to train and line 38 bus which takes 26 min and costs £4 - £10.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Glasgow, West George Street station.

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Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Paisley, Linwood Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road is 12 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road.

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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Paisley, Linwood Road, Scotland?

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Paisley, Linwood Road every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £4 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Johnstone
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Johnstone Station to Paisley, Linwood Toll
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Paisley, Linwood Road
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Paisley, Linwood Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
£27 - £35
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

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