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There are 6 ways to get from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central

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Bus, line 38 bus

  1. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Paisley, Linwood Road

Train, line 38 bus

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

Line 4 bus, line 38 bus

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Glasgow, Bath Street
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Paisley, Linwood Road

Taxi

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

Drive

  1. Drive from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road

Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road by train and bus

The journey time between Kilmarnock and Paisley, Linwood Road is around 1h 38m and covers a distance of around 36 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 32 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 8m. Operated by First ScotRail Service and McGills Bus Service, the Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road service departs from Kilmarnock and arrives in Paisley, Linwood Toll. Typically 198 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 6m
Layover time:
32 min
Total time:
1h 38m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 8m
Journey distance:
36 miles
Services per week:
198
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:22
Last service departs at:
22:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road train and bus schedules

Departing Thursday, October 21, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road. However, there are services departing from Kilmarnock, Church Street and arriving at Paisley, Linwood Road via Glasgow, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 30m.

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The distance between Kilmarnock and Paisley, Linwood Road is 16 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road without a car is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs £9 - £26.

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It takes approximately 1h 28m to get from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road, including transfers.

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Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Kilmarnock, Church Street station.

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The best way to get from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs £9 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus and line 38 bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1h 30m.

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Kilmarnock 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 Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road is 22 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road.

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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 28m

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £16 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane and Glasgow, Central Station in around 1h 30m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £9
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £16
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Glasgow, Bath Street
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Paisley, Linwood Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
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 Kilmarnock to Paisley, Linwood Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Thistle Cabs
Phone
+44 1563 522 222
Website
thistle-cabs.co.uk
Hurlford Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1563 544 882
Bel-Air Taxis
Phone
+44 1563 550 810

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