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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 28 min

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. 702

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Tube, train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. District

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. 23.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  35 min

  1. 23.4 miles

$5 - $8

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Big Ben to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Big Ben to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Windsor & Eton Riverside
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Richmond (London) to Windsor & Eton Riverside
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to Richmond Underground Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Other operators
Taxi from Big Ben to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Big Ben and Windsor Castle is 33 km. The road distance is 37 km.

The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Big Ben to Windsor Castle is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £80 - £100.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo and arriving at Windsor & Eton Riverside. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Big Ben to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) via Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

The train from London Waterloo to Windsor & Eton Riverside takes 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.