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

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Recommended option

Train  •  24 min

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

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 18 bus, bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from Rutherglen, King Street (Rutherglen Cross) to Glasgow, West Regent Street 18
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Paisley, St Mirren Street 9 / ...

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 26 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Paisley, Park Road 26

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rutherglen to Paisley 11.6 miles

$25 - $31

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Rutherglen to Paisley 11.6 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rutherglen to Paisley is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rutherglen to Paisley is to taxi which costs £19 - £24 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rutherglen to Paisley. However, there are services departing from Rutherglen, King Street (Rutherglen Cross) and arriving at Paisley, St Mirren Street via Glasgow, West George Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rutherglen to Paisley. However, there are services departing from Rutherglen and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Rutherglen and Paisley is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Rutherglen to Paisley without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 24 min to get from Rutherglen to Paisley, including transfers.

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Rutherglen to Paisley bus services, operated by First, depart from Rutherglen, King Street (Rutherglen Cross) station.

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Map of how to get from Rutherglen to Paisley.
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  • Distance: 8.5 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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

You can take a train from Rutherglen to Paisley via Glasgow Central Low Level and Glasgow Central in around 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rutherglen to Paisley via Glasgow, West Regent Street and Glasgow, West George Street in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Rutherglen to Glasgow Central Low Level
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
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
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rutherglen, King Street (Rutherglen Cross) to Glasgow, West Regent Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Paisley, St Mirren Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Paisley, Abbey Close (Paisley Abbey)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Paisley, Park Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rutherglen to Paisley
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31
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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