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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Maidenhead to Slough
  2. Take the train from Slough to Windsor & Eton Central

$4 - $9

5 alternative options

Line 16 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 16 bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Railway Bridge to Windsor Town Centre, Barclays Bank (Castle Hill) 16 / ...

$5

Ferry  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the ferry from Maidenhead to Windsor Promenade

$15

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle 7.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle 7.1 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Walk from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle 6.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle is to taxi which costs £27 - £35 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Maidenhead and Windsor Castle is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maidenhead Town Centre, Railway Bridge and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Barclays Bank (Castle Hill). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Maidenhead and arriving at Windsor Promenade. Services depart five times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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

You can take a train from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle via Slough and Windsor & Eton Central in around 33 min. Alternatively, Courtney Buses operates a bus from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Maidenhead to Slough
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$4 - $8
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $6
Train from Slough to Windsor & Eton Central
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$4 - $7
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Maidenhead Town Centre, Railway Bridge to Windsor Town Centre, Barclays Bank (Castle Hill)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Ferry operators
French Brothers Ltd
Phone
01753 851900
Email
sales@boat-trips.co.uk
Website
frenchbrothers.co.uk
Ferry from Maidenhead to Windsor Promenade
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
frenchbrothers.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidenhead to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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