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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 5 min

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

$11 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus, line 757 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Helensburgh Railway Station to Clydebank Railway Station 1B
  2. Take the line 757 bus from Clydebank Railway Station to Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road (Gilmour Street) 757

$8 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Helensburgh, Stafford Street to Paisley, Royal Alexandra Hospital 340

$10

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Helensburgh to Paisley 25.3 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Helensburgh to Paisley 25.3 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helensburgh to Paisley is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helensburgh to Paisley is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between Helensburgh and Paisley is 17 miles. The road distance is 25.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Helensburgh to Paisley, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Helensburgh, Stafford Street and arriving at Paisley, Royal Alexandra Hospital. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Helensburgh to Paisley. However, there are services departing from Helensburgh Central and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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

You can take a train from Helensburgh to Paisley via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and Glasgow Central in around 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, Wilsons of Rhu operates a bus from Helensburgh to Paisley 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Helensburgh Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
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
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Wilsons of Rhu
Phone
01436 820300
Email
info@wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Website
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Bus from Helensburgh, Stafford Street to Paisley, Royal Alexandra Hospital
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Clydebank Railway Station to Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road (Gilmour Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Helensburgh to Paisley
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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