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

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading

$48 - $76

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Bus, line 10 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 203 / ...
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) 10

$14 - $18

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Train, bus, line 10 bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Woking
  2. Take the bus from Woking to Heathrow Airport London T5
  3. Take the line 10 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) 10

$29 - $43

Train, line 702 bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the line 702 bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) 702

$47 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Windsor Castle 60.5 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Windsor Castle station. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Windsor & Eton Central via Reading and Slough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Windsor Castle is 53 miles. The road distance is 60.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Windsor Castle without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Southampton to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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Southampton to Windsor Castle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Southampton to Windsor Castle train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Windsor Castle is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £35 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus and line 10 bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Windsor Castle.
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  • Distance: 53.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Southampton to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Windsor Castle via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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.

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+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Woking to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
reading-buses.co.uk

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Southampton to Windsor Castle bus services, operated by Courtney Buses, arrive at Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road).

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Southampton to Windsor Castle train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Reading station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Windsor Castle is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Southampton to Windsor Castle.

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There are 870+ hotels available in Windsor Castle. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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