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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Windsor & Eton Riverside

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 14 bus, line 702 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 14 bus from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street to Hyde Park Corner 14
  2. Take the line 702 bus from Hyde Park Corner to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) 702

$6

3 alternative options

Tube, line 8 bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the Tube from Russell Square Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, WH Smith (Central Station Access Road) 8 / ...

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from British Museum to Windsor Castle 24.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from British Museum to Windsor Castle 24.2 miles

$5 - $8

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

South Western Railway operates a train from British Museum to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from British Museum to Windsor Castle via Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street, Hyde Park Corner, and Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Russell Square Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street to Hyde Park Corner
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Hyde Park Corner to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, WH Smith (Central Station Access Road)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from British Museum to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
37 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 British Museum and Windsor Castle is 33 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from British Museum to Windsor Castle is to line 14 bus and line 702 bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from British Museum to Windsor Castle is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £85 - £110.

No, there is no direct bus from British Museum to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) via Hyde Park Corner. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from British Museum to Windsor Castle, including transfers.