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There are 6 ways to get from Guildford to Windsor Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Great Western Railway  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Slough

$24 - $66

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Bus, line 8 bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Friary Bus Station to Woking station
  2. Take the bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station 446 / ...
  3. Take the line 8 bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Windsor, Knights Place 8

$5 - $7

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Train South Western Railway  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Windsor & Eton Riverside

$17 - $27

Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Woking to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal 703 / ...

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Guildford to Windsor Castle 25.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Guildford to Windsor Castle 25.9 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Guildford to Windsor Castle is to bus and line 8 bus which costs £3 - £6 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guildford to Windsor Castle is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guildford station to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Friary Bus Station and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Barclays Bank via Woking station, Elmsleigh Bus Station and Windsor, Knights Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Guildford to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Guildford and arriving at Windsor & Eton Central via Reading and Slough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Guildford and Windsor Castle is 17 miles. The road distance is 25.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Guildford to Windsor Castle without a car is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs £18 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Guildford to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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Guildford to Windsor Castle bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Friary Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Guildford to Windsor Castle is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs £18 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Guildford to Windsor Castle.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Guildford to Windsor Castle via Reading, Slough, and Windsor & Eton Central in around 1 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guildford to Windsor Castle via Woking, Heathrow Airport London T5, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, and Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Reading
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $25
Train from Reading to Slough
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
CrossCountry
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Guildford to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Windsor & Eton Riverside
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Woking to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
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, Theatre Royal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Woking station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
White Bus Services
Phone
01344 882 612
Email
office@whitebus.co.uk
Website
whitebus.co.uk
Bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Falcon Coaches
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Other operators
Taxi from Guildford to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Guildford to Windsor Castle bus services, operated by First, arrive at Windsor, Knights Place station.

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Guildford to Windsor Castle train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Slough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guildford to Windsor Castle is 26 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Guildford to Windsor Castle.

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There are 893+ hotels available in Windsor Castle. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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