Hassle–free to get to… and home again!
We’re easily accessible by road from the whole of the west and central Scotland. Based at Junction 26 (eastbound) and Junction 25a (westbound) off Glasgow’s M8 motorway and this also now connects to the new M74 too.
Two bus services run along King’s Inch Road, stopping outside XSite providing fast and convenient links to Glasgow, Paisley, Renfrew, Erskine and Glasgow Airport.
McGill’s service 26 between Glasgow (Renfield St.) – Govan – SGH – Braehead – XSite – Renfrew – Paisley – Nethercraigs
First Group’s service 77 between Buchanan Bus Station – Partick – SGH – Braehead – Renfrew – Glasgow Airport
Over 820 buses pass through Braehead shopping centre’s bus station and travel centre, every day providing direct services to a variety of destinations across Glasgow, Inverclyde and Ayrshire. The bus station is only 7 minutes’ walk from XSite.
XSite Braehead is easily accessible by train from Glasgow City Centre, as well as from destinations in Inverclyde and Ayrshire. Trains run very frequently from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street and regularly from other destinations including Ardrossan, Ayr, Gourock and Wemyss Bay. It is then a short bus ride or a quick hop in a taxi to get to Soar.
Plan your journey with Scotrail’s Ayrshire & Inverclyde timetable
Check how the trains are running from Paisley Gilmour Street in real-time here
If you are travelling by public transport within Scotland, you can use the Traveline Scotland journey planner.
Glasgow International Airport is only 4 miles along the M8 motorway and can be reached really easily on the 747 and 77 bus (detailed above).
Alternatively, if you are flying into Glasgow Prestwick Airport, trains run to Glasgow Central Station every 30 minutes and from there you can jump on a train to Paisley Gilmour Street station.
Places to stay
If you are planning on making a weekend or a night of it, there is a wide range of places to stay only a stones throw away!
Travelodge Braehead – walking distance away!
Normandy Hotel, Renfrew – located in the nearest town, very close to us!
Mar Hall, Bishopton – Why not spoil yourself by staying at Renfrewshire’s only luxury 5 star hotel!