There are 4 ways to get from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Newbury

$43 - $67

Cheapest option

Line 702 bus, bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 702 bus from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms) 702
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station 1|jet black

$20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle 47.1 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle 47.1 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle. However, there are services departing from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) and arriving at Hollington Cross, Yew Tree Inn via Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) and Newbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Windsor Castle and Highclere Castle is 35 miles. The road distance is 47.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle, including transfers.

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Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle bus services, operated by Reading Buses, depart from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) station.

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The best way to get from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 702 bus and bus, which costs and takes 4 h 3 min.

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Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle bus services, operated by Reading Buses, arrive at Newbury, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle is 47 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Highclere Castle. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle.
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  • Distance: 34.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle via Windsor & Eton Central, Slough, Reading, and Newbury in around 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle via Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane), Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms), Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel), Newbury, Bus Station, and Hollington Cross, Yew Tree Inn in around 4 h 3 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Reading
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from Reading to Newbury
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Windsor Castle to Highclere Castle
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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