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

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Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Windsor & Eton Riverside

$36 - $53

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Bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express / ...

$17 - $21

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Train, Tube, line 10 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
  3. Take the line 10 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) 10

$33 - $45

Train, bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the bus from Victoria to Windsor Town Centre, York House (Victoria Barracks) 702

$38 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Windsor Castle 72.9 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Windsor Castle station. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Windsor Castle is 59 miles. The road distance is 72.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Windsor Castle without a car is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £27 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Cambridge to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Windsor Castle is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £27 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Cambridge to Windsor Castle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Windsor Castle is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Cambridge to Windsor Castle.

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There are 870+ hotels available in Windsor Castle. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Windsor Castle.
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  • Distance: 58.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Windsor Castle via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Vauxhall Underground Station, Vauxhall, and Windsor & Eton Riverside in around 2 h 19 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cambridge to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
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 Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Victoria to Windsor Town Centre, York House (Victoria Barracks)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
reading-buses.co.uk

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