There are 5 ways to get from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace by train, bus, taxi, car or shuttle

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

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

$13 - $20

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Line 8 bus, line 216 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) to Elmsleigh Bus Station 8
  2. Take the line 216 bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Hampton Court Gardens 216

$9 - $10

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Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace 14.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace 14.8 miles

$3 - $5

The Shuttle  •  49 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Windsor Town Centre to Hampton Court Palace

$14

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No, there is no direct bus from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace. However, there are services departing from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) and arriving at Hampton Court Gardens via Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace. However, there are services departing from Windsor & Eton Riverside and arriving at Hampton Court via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Windsor Castle and Hampton Court Palace is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace, including transfers.

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Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace bus services, operated by First, depart from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) station.

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Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Windsor & Eton Riverside station.

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The best way to get from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 8 bus and line 216 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 53 min.

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Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace bus services, operated by London United, arrive at Hampton Court Gardens station.

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Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Hampton Court station.

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Map of how to get from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Windsor Castle, Windsor and Maidenhead, England and Hampton Court Palace, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace via Windsor & Eton Riverside, Clapham Junction, and Hampton Court in around 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace via Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane), Elmsleigh Bus Station, and Hampton Court Gardens in around 1 h 53 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Windsor & Eton Riverside to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Hampton Court
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Hampton Court Gardens
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Surbiton Coaches
Phone
+44 7807 063708
Email
info@surbitoncoaches.com
Website
surbitoncoaches.com
Shuttle from Windsor Town Centre to Hampton Court Palace
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
surbitoncoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace is 15 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Windsor Castle to Hampton Court Palace.

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