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Cardonald train station is situated on the Inverclyde Line in the Cardonald area of Glasgow. The station and train services are operated by Abellio ScotRail. Originally named Moss Road from its opening in 1843 until its closure in 1845, Cardonald was not known by its current name until it reopened in 1879. It was part of the Glasgow and Paisley Joint Railway. Today, the station is served by four trains an hour on weekdays and one per hour on Sundays. Journeys into Glasgow Central take 8 minutes from Cardonald, and services to Gourock have a fastest journey time of 41 minutes. 

There are two platforms at Cardonald train station. Platform two can be accessed from the car park by a small ramp but platform one is over a footbridge with steps. There are small shelters with seating areas on both sides and a staffed ticket office near the station entrance. Cardonald itself, formerly a village, is a suburb to the southwest of Glasgow. Bus links provide local transport connections, and Junction 25 of the M8 is nearby.   

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Departures and arrivals from Cardonald

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Glasgow CentralScotRail18:541On time
to Wemyss BayScotRail18:542On time
to GourockScotRail19:132On time
to Glasgow CentralScotRail19:231On time
to GourockScotRail20:132On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Wemyss BayScotRail18:541On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail18:542On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail19:132On time
from Wemyss BayScotRail19:231On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail20:132On time
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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