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There are 5 ways to get from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Slough

$18 - $61

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Bus National Express  •  1h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Basingstoke to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal 703 / ...

$21 - $24

Bus via Reading  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street to Bracknell Bus Station 4 - lion / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church 703 / ...

$36 - $69

Taxi  •  37m

  1. Take a taxi from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle 32.3 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  37m

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle 32.3 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Basingstoke and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Basingstoke and arriving at Windsor & Eton Central via Reading and Slough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between Basingstoke and Windsor Castle is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle without a car is to train which takes 1h 11m and costs £13 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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Basingstoke to Windsor Castle bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Basingstoke station.

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Basingstoke to Windsor Castle train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Basingstoke station.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle is to train which takes 1h 11m and costs £13 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £19 and takes 1h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle.
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  • Distance: 26 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

What companies run services between Basingstoke, England and Windsor Castle, Windsor and Maidenhead, England?

You can take a train from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle via Reading, Slough, and Windsor & Eton Central in around 1h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle via Heathrow Airport London T5, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, and Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal in around 1h 54m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Basingstoke to Reading
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $15
Train from Reading to Slough
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Basingstoke to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
37m
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Wintax Cars
Phone
+44 1962 878727
Website
wintaxcars.com

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Basingstoke to Windsor Castle bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal station.

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Basingstoke to Windsor Castle train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Slough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basingstoke to Windsor Castle is 32 miles. It takes approximately 37m to drive from Basingstoke to Windsor Castle.

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