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There are 4 ways to get from Paisley to Greenock by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Greenock West

$6 - $8

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Line 26 bus, line 906 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Paisley, Stevenson Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 26
  2. Take the line 906 bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Greenock, West Stewart Street 906 / ...

$6 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Paisley to Greenock 18.6 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Paisley to Greenock 18.6 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Paisley to Greenock is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paisley to Greenock is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paisley to Greenock. However, there are services departing from Paisley, Stevenson Street and arriving at Greenock, West Stewart Street via Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paisley Gilmour Street and arriving at Greenock West. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Paisley and Greenock is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Paisley to Greenock without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Greenock West takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Paisley to Greenock bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Paisley, Stevenson Street station.

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Paisley to Greenock train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Paisley Gilmour Street station.

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The best way to get from Paisley to Greenock is to train which takes 27 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 26 bus and line 906 bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Paisley to Greenock.
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  • Distance: 15.2 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Paisley to Greenock every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paisley to Greenock via Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Greenock West
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Paisley, Stevenson Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Greenock, West Stewart Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Paisley to Greenock
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Paisley to Greenock bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Greenock, West Stewart Street station.

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Paisley to Greenock train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Greenock West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paisley to Greenock is 19 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Paisley to Greenock.

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