There are 5 ways to get from Watford 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 51 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Windsor & Eton Riverside

$21 - $32

Cheapest option

Line 724 bus, line 3 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Watford, Town Hall to Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) 724
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Uxbridge to Slough Bus Station 3

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 103 bus, line 74 bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 103 bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Beaconsfield, Maxwell Road (Station Road) 103 / ...
  2. Take the line 74 bus from Beaconsfield, Maxwell Road (Station Road) to Slough Bus Station 74

$14 - $19

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Watford to Windsor Castle 25.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Watford to Windsor Castle 25.3 miles

$5 - $8

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

You can take a train from Watford to Windsor Castle via Clapham Junction and Windsor & Eton Riverside in around 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Watford to Windsor Castle via Uxbridge, York Road (UB8), Uxbridge, Slough Bus Station, and Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Watford, Town Hall to Uxbridge, York Road (UB8)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Uxbridge to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Beaconsfield, Maxwell Road (Station Road) to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Beaconsfield, Maxwell Road (Station Road)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Watford to Windsor Castle
Ave. Duration
30 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
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Watford and Windsor Castle is 24 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from Watford to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Watford to Windsor Castle is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £90 - £110.

No, there is no direct train from Watford to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Windsor & Eton Riverside via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Watford to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Watford, Town Hall and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) via Uxbridge and Slough Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Watford to Windsor Castle, including transfers.