There are 5 ways to get from Harpenden 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  •  2 h 3 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

$23 - $36

Cheapest option

Bus, line 8 bus  •  4 h 21 min

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

$18 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus, line 757 bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
  2. Take the line 757 bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 757
  3. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) 702

$21 - $25

Taxi  •  42 min

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

$190 - $230

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Harpenden to Windsor Castle 38.3 miles

$8 - $12

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 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harpenden to Windsor Castle via Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH, Victoria, Green Line Coach Station, and Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Harpenden to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
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
$3 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $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 Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.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
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Taxi from Harpenden to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Harpenden to Windsor Castle?

The distance between Harpenden and Windsor Castle is 41 km. The road distance is 61 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle?

The cheapest way to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle?

The quickest way to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs £130 - £170.

Is there a direct train between Harpenden and Windsor Castle?

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 3 min.

Is there a direct bus between Harpenden and Windsor Castle?

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 Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle?

It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Harpenden to Windsor Castle, including transfers.