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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 1 min

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 19 bus, line 702 bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. 19 / ...
  2. 702

$8 - $11

3 alternative options

Tube, line 8 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Piccadilly
  2. 8 / ...

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. 26.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  41 min

  1. 26.4 miles

$5 - $9

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Islington to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Islington to Windsor Castle via Hyde Park Corner and Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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
Bus from Hyde Park Corner to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Islington Green to Hyde Park Corner
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Islington to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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 Islington and Windsor Castle is 35 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from Islington to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Islington to Windsor Castle is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs £90 - £120.

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 Islington to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Islington Green and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) via Hyde Park Corner. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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