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

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Train, line 38 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Gourock to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Paisley, Abbey Close to Paisley, Linwood Road 38A / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Cardwell Bay, Caledonia Crescent to Linwood Shopping Centre X7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road 21 miles

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road 21 miles

Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road by train and bus

The journey time between Gourock and Paisley, Linwood Road is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 21 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 8 min. The fastest journey normally takes 43 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service and McGills Bus Service. Typically 318 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
43 min
Layover time:
8 min
Total time:
52 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
43 min
Journey distance:
21 miles
Services per week:
318
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:05
Last service departs at:
23:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road train and bus schedules

Gourock → Paisley, Linwood Road
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28 min.

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The fastest way to get from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £45 - £55 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road. However, there are services departing from Cardwell Bay, Caledonia Crescent and arriving at Paisley, Baronscourt Road via Linwood Shopping Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 20m.

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The distance between Gourock and Paisley, Linwood Road is 16 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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The best way to get from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road without a car is to train and line 38 bus which takes 50 min and costs £6 - £15.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road, including transfers.

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Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Cardwell Bay, Caledonia Crescent station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road is 21 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road.

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  • Distance: 16.1 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Cardwell Bay, Caledonia Crescent to Linwood Shopping Centre every 3 hours. Tickets cost £4 - £5 and the journey takes 1h 4m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Gourock to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £12
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£9 - £12
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Paisley, Abbey Close to Paisley, Linwood Road
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Cardwell Bay, Caledonia Crescent to Linwood Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Gourock to Paisley, Linwood Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
£45 - £55
JB Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 330 329
Inverclyde Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 734 563
Website
inverclydetaxis.co.uk
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 888 888
Website
abc-centraltaxis.com
Tuckers Taxis
Phone
+44 1369 701 710
Taxi George
Phone
+44 7913 601 442
Website
taxigeorgedunoon.com
Clyde Taxis
Phone
+44 1369 706 444
Website
clydetaxis.com
Neptune Taxis
Phone
+44 800 677 777
Mike's Taxis
Phone
+44 1389 841 642
Website
helensburghtaxi.co.uk
Kilcreggan Taxis
Phone
+44 7881 401 463

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