Getting here

It’s easy to get to Renfrewshire. And when you’re here, it’s easy to get around!

We have great transport links with the rest of Scotland and the UK.

By train

Gilmour Street station

Paisley Gilmour Street Station is the fourth busiest train station in Scotland with regular services to Glasgow and Ayrshire/Inverclyde.

The journey time to Glasgow Central Station is less than 15 minutes.

Train services also operate at the following stations in Renfrewshire:

  • Paisley Canal
  • Paisley St James
  • Hawkhead
  • Johnstone
  • Milliken Park
  • Howwood
  • Lochwinnoch
  • Bishopton

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By bus

Bus in Paisley

McGill’s has various services in and around Paisley, with over 70 buses per hour serving Paisley town centre.

Buses from Glasgow city centre to Paisley are services 17, 38 & 26. Or from Renfrewshire or even Inverclyde, plan your journey on McGill’s free app, to find the best service, ticket and view your bus arriving to the stop in real time!

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By car

Erskine beach and bridge

Paisley town centre is a 12 minute drive from Glasgow city centre.

The M8 motorway travels through Renfrewshire on its Greenock / Glasgow / Edinburgh route.

The Erskine Bridge (use Junction 30) is your gateway to crossing the River Clyde and exploring the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.

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By plane

Glasgow Airport

Glasgow Airport is only five minutes’ drive from the centre of Paisley.

The airport has over 30 airlines flying nearly 9 million people to more than 130 destinations each year.

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