There are 6 ways to get from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden by train, bus, subway, 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 4 min

  1. Take the train from Windsor & Eton Riverside to London Waterloo

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 10 bus, bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Windsor Town Centre, WH Smith (Central Station Access Road) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 10
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden N9

$8

4 alternative options

Bus, Tube  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 10 / ...
  2. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station Piccadilly

$9 - $14

Line 702 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 702 bus from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) to Hyde Park Corner 702

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden 23 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden 23 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Windsor Castle and Covent Garden is 21 miles. The road distance is 23 miles.

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The train from Windsor & Eton Riverside to London Waterloo takes 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden. However, there are services departing from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) and arriving at Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden via Hyde Park Corner. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Windsor & Eton Riverside and arriving at London Waterloo. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The best way to get from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden without a car is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £8 - £13.

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Windsor Castle to Covent Garden train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Windsor & Eton Riverside station.

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Map of how to get from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden.
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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

What companies run services between Windsor Castle, Windsor and Maidenhead, England and Covent Garden, Greater London, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Windsor Town Centre, WH Smith (Central Station Access Road) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) to Hyde Park Corner
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Windsor Castle to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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