Getting to Paisley

Now, we don’t want you missing out on any of The Spree, and if you’re not from around these parts, we certainly don’t want you getting lost on the way…


Most of our gigs take place in the Spiegeltent which is located in County Square, Paisley PA1 1BS:



Our festival box office is in the InCube Shop at 9b Gilmour Street, Paisley PA1 1DG. This is immediately adjacent to the site of the Spiegeltent.

If you’re coming to see a show at Paisley Arts Centre, the address you need is:

15 New Street

Our Wee Spree and Spree for All shows are across multiple venues – please make sure to check out their listing pages to find out where.

By plane

We know that some of you are flying in to see your favourite acts. Glasgow Airport is only five minutes’ drive from the centre of Paisley.

By train

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

By car

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

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

If you’re driving to Paisley, use Junction 27 westbound coming from Glasgow, or Junction 29 eastbound coming from Greenock / Loch Lomond.

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


Hotels and accommodation

Visit the website for more information about places to stay