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

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Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street

$15 - $20

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Bus, line 9 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station M8 / ...
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Paisley, St Mirren Street 9

$6 - $15

4 alternative options

Train, line 26 bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Paisley, Park Road 26

$14 - $17

Bus, line 26 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station M8 / ...
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre to Paisley, Park Road 26

$8 - $16

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Paisley 36.8 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Paisley 36.8 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Paisley is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Paisley is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stirling station to Paisley. However, there are services departing from Stirling, Bus Station and arriving at Paisley, St Mirren Street via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Paisley is 28 miles. The road distance is 36.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Paisley without a car is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Stirling to Paisley, including transfers.

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Stirling to Paisley bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Paisley is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £11 - £16. Alternatively, you can bus and line 9 bus, which costs £4 - £12 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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Stirling to Paisley bus services, operated by First, arrive at Paisley, St Mirren Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Paisley is 37 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Stirling to Paisley.

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  • Distance: 27.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

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

You can take a train from Stirling to Paisley via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, North Court, Glasgow, Central Station, and Glasgow Central in around 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stirling to Paisley via Buchanan Bus Station in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Paisley, St Mirren Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stirling, Scotland to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
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, Park Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre to Paisley, Park Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling to Paisley
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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