There are 5 ways to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Harpenden to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
  3. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Windsor & Eton Riverside

$21 - $34

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Bus, line 724 bus, line 3 bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Garston, Bus Garage
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Garston, Bus Garage to Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) 724
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Uxbridge Station to Slough Bus Station 3

$16 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 33 min

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

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harpenden to Windsor Castle 38.3 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Harpenden to Windsor Castle 38.3 miles

$8 - $12

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No, there is no direct bus from Harpenden to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) via Garston, Bus Garage, Uxbridge Station and Slough Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harpenden to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Harpenden and arriving at Windsor & Eton Riverside via West Hampstead and Richmond (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Harpenden and Windsor Castle is 26 miles. The road distance is 38.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle without a car is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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

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Harpenden to Windsor Castle train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Harpenden station.

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The best way to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 724 bus and line 3 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 10 min.

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

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Harpenden to Windsor Castle train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Windsor & Eton Riverside station.

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Map of how to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Harpenden to Windsor Castle via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead, Richmond NLL, Richmond (London), and Windsor & Eton Riverside in around 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harpenden to Windsor Castle via Garston, Bus Garage, Uxbridge, York Road (UB8), Uxbridge Station, Slough Bus Station, and Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) in around 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Harpenden to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Garston, Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Garston, Bus Garage to Uxbridge, York Road (UB8)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
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 Luton to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harpenden to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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Yes, the driving distance between Harpenden to Windsor Castle is 38 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Harpenden to Windsor Castle.

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