There are 5 ways to get from Covent Garden to Windsor Castle by train, bus, 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 1 min

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

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 702 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 702 bus from Hyde Park Corner to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) 702

$6

3 alternative options

Bus, line 8 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 N9
  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 / ...

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Covent Garden to Windsor Castle 23.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Covent Garden to Windsor Castle 23.7 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Covent Garden, Greater London, England and Windsor Castle, Windsor and Maidenhead, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Covent Garden to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, Reading Buses operates a bus from Covent Garden to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 Covent Garden 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 Covent Garden and Windsor Castle is 34 km. The road distance is 38 km.

The cheapest way to get from Covent Garden to Windsor Castle is to line 702 bus which costs £5 and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Covent Garden to Windsor Castle is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £85 - £110.

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 Covent Garden to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Charing Cross, Bedford Street and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) via Hyde Park Corner. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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