There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo Station 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  •  1 h 8 min

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. 702

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. 24.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  37 min

  1. 24.3 miles

$5 - $8

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Waterloo Station to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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 Waterloo Station and Windsor Castle is 34 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Windsor Castle is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £85 - £110.

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 Waterloo Station to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Waterloo, County Hall and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) via Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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