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There are 4 ways to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading

£41 - £98

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to HEATHROW Airport London T2,3 National Express

£14 - £36

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street to Bracknell Bus Station 4 - lion / ...

£37 - £86

Drive  •  1h 30m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle 82.9 miles

£14 - £21

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Slough Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 51m.

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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 Reading and Slough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 20m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Windsor Castle is 70 miles. The road distance is 82.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle without a car is to train which takes 2h 20m and costs £40 - £100.

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It takes approximately 2h 20m to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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

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Cheltenham to Windsor Castle train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle is to train which takes 2h 20m and costs £40 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £40 and takes 3h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle.
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  • Distance: 69.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 20m

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £75 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to HEATHROW Airport London T2,3 4 times a day. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 2h 35m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £75
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £75
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 Cheltenham to HEATHROW Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Reading Buses
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street to Bracknell Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Green Line

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Cheltenham to Windsor Castle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at HEATHROW Airport London T2,3 station.

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Cheltenham to Windsor Castle train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Reading station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Windsor Castle is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1h 30m to drive from Cheltenham to Windsor Castle.

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There are 1118+ hotels available in Windsor Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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