Paisley Visitor information
Paisley is Scotland’s largest town and a lively place to be. Explore cultural delights such as the Museum and Art Gallery, Arts Centre, the 12th century Abbey, and the largest Baptist Church in Europe, Thomas Coats Memorial Church. There is also an array of cafes, bars, restaurants and clubs while activities such as golfing, cycling, ice-skating and swimming will appeal to active types, making this an ideal place to visit.
There is also a wide range of shops in the town centre or, just a short 10-minute trip into Glasgow - one of the UK's best shopping venues. Alternatively, there are two vast shopping malls close by (Braehead and Silverburn); both within easy reach and just short car/bus journeys from the town centre.
Paisley is served by excellent bus and train services, Paisley is only 7 miles (12 km) west of Glasgow, Scotland's largest city, and just an hour away from Scotland's capital city, Edinburgh. It is 10 mins by taxi from Glasgow International Airport and 30 minutes away from Glasgow Prestwick Airport by road or rail It is 15-20 minutes walk from Paisley Gilmour Street, train station:
By Car: Leave the M8 at Paisley and follow signs to UWS University
By Train: Gilmour Street Station
By Bus: Bus to Paisley Town Centre
By Air: Glasgow International Airport and then a taxi.