There are 5 ways to get from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey by train, subway, 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 25 min

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

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place 702

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Windsor & Eton Riverside to Richmond (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Richmond Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station District

$13 - $19

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey 22.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey 22.8 miles

$4 - $8

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Windsor & Eton Riverside to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Windsor & Eton Riverside to Richmond (London)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Richmond Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey?

The distance between Windsor Castle and Westminster Abbey is 33 km. The road distance is 36 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey?

The cheapest way to get from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey?

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

Is there a direct train between Windsor Castle and Westminster Abbey?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Windsor Castle and Westminster Abbey?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) and arriving at Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

How long does it take to get from Windsor Castle to Westminster Abbey?

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