There are 6 ways to get from Reading 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  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Slough

$11 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 702 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 702 bus from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) 702

$3

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Slough
  2. Take the bus from Slough Bus Station to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) 702 / ...

$12 - $21

Train, line 16 bus  •  1 h 18 min

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

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Windsor Castle 21.2 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Windsor Castle 21.2 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Windsor Castle is to line 702 bus which costs £2 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Windsor Castle is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £75 - £95.

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The distance between Reading and Windsor Castle is 26 km. The road distance is 34 km.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Reading to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Windsor & Eton Central via Slough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Windsor Castle every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $17 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, Reading Buses operates a bus from Reading to Windsor Castle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Slough
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from Reading to Maidenhead
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Kings Road (Abbey Square) to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
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
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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