Directions from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 36 min

$61 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus, line 8 bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. 853
  2. 8 / ...

$31 - $41

3 alternative options

Train via Swindon  •  2 h 46 min

$56 - $122

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. National Express

$38 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. 82.8 miles

$17 - $26

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop T1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cheltenham and Windsor Castle is 112 km. The road distance is 133 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle is to drive which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £13 - £20.

No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Windsor & Eton Central via Swindon, Reading and Slough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Royal Well Bus Station and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, WH Smith (Central Station Access Road) via Gloucester Green Bus Station and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle, including transfers.