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There are 6 ways to get from Paisley to Bannockburn by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 38 bus

  1. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
  3. Take the line 38 bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Bannockburn, Cross

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Line 38 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Paisley, Smithhills Street to Glasgow, Bath Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Line 26 bus, train

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Paisley, Espedair Burn to Glasgow, Bath Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

Line 26 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Paisley, Espedair Burn to Glasgow, Bath Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Whins of Milton, Home Bargains

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Paisley to Bannockburn

Drive

  1. Drive from Paisley to Bannockburn

Paisley to Bannockburn by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Paisley and Bannockburn is around 1h 32m and covers a distance of around 40 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 20 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and First South East and Central Scotland, the Paisley to Bannockburn service departs from Paisley Gilmour Street and arrives in Bannockburn, Cross. Typically 471 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

471 Weekly Services
1h 32m Average Duration
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Paisley → Bannockburn
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The cheapest way to get from Paisley to Bannockburn is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paisley to Bannockburn is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paisley to Bannockburn. However, there are services departing from Paisley, Smithhills Street and arriving at Bannockburn, Cross via Buchanan Bus Station and Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 20m.

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The distance between Paisley and Bannockburn is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Paisley to Bannockburn without a car is to train and line 38 bus which takes 1h 32m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 32m to get from Paisley to Bannockburn, including transfers.

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Paisley to Bannockburn bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Paisley, Smithhills Street station.

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Paisley to Bannockburn bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paisley to Bannockburn is 35 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Paisley to Bannockburn.

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Map of how to get from Paisley to Bannockburn.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 32m

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

You can take a bus from Paisley to Bannockburn via Glasgow, Bath Street, Buchanan Bus Station, and Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital in around 2h 20m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Bus operators
First South East and Central Scotland
Phone
0345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Bannockburn, Cross
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
First South East and Central Scotland
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Whins of Milton, Home Bargains
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First South East and Central Scotland
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Paisley, Smithhills Street to Glasgow, Bath Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Paisley, Espedair Burn to Glasgow, Bath Street
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Paisley to Bannockburn
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
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

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