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There are 5 ways to get from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 38 bus

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

Cheapest option

Line 4 bus, line 38 bus

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

3 alternative options

Line 4 bus, train

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Newton Mearns Church to Glasgow, Central Station
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Johnstone

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road

Drive

  1. Drive from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road

Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road by train and bus

The journey time between Newton Mearns and Paisley, Linwood Road is around 1h 21m and covers a distance of around 19 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 36 min. The fastest journey normally takes 53 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and McGills Bus Service, the Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road service departs from Patterton and arrives in Paisley, Linwood Toll. Typically 212 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
44 min
Layover time:
36 min
Total time:
1h 21m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
53 min
Journey distance:
19 miles
Services per week:
212
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:33
Last service departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road train and bus schedules

Newton Mearns → Paisley, Linwood Road
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road is to drive, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road. However, there are services departing from Newton Mearns Church and arriving at Paisley, Linwood Road via Glasgow, West George Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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The distance between Newton Mearns and Paisley, Linwood Road is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road without a car is to train and line 38 bus which takes 1h and costs £6 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1h to get from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road, including transfers.

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

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Newton Mearns 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 Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road is 9 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road.

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  • Distance: 6.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h

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

You can take a bus from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road via Glasgow, Bath Street and Glasgow, West George Street in around 1h 33m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Patterton to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
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 - £3
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
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newton Mearns Church to Glasgow, Central Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Newton Mearns Church to Glasgow, Bath Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Newton Mearns to Paisley, Linwood Road
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£22 - £27
Renfrewshire Cab Co
Phone
+44 141 887 7770
Website
renfrewshirecabco.co.uk
Paisley Taxis
Phone
+44 141 884 8888
Website
paisleytaxis.com
Gryffe Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1505 322 255
Website
gryfferadiocars.co.uk
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk
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
Titan Taxis
Phone
+44 141 530 4242
Website
titantaxis.co.uk
Clydebank Taxis
Phone
+44 141 941 1101

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