There are 9 ways to get from York to Windsor Castle by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from York to London Kings Cross

$48 - $176

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Train, line 702 bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from York to Reading
  2. Take the line 702 bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane) 702

$103 - $148

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from York to Windsor Castle 214.8 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$105 - $304

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, line 10 bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the line 10 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road)

$78 - $240

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from York to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$94 - $366

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Windsor & Eton Riverside

$123 - $381

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading

$118 - $260

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading

$136 - $356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from York to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from York to Windsor Castle is to train which costs £35 - £140 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between York and Windsor Castle is 173 miles. The road distance is 214.8 miles.

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The best way to get from York to Windsor Castle without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs £35 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from York to Windsor Castle, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between York to Windsor Castle is 215 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to drive from York to Windsor Castle.

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 870+ hotels available in Windsor Castle. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from York to Windsor Castle.
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  • Distance: 173.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

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

LNER operates a train from York to Windsor Castle hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 47 min. Grand Central also services this route 5 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Reading
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $140
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp Aquis House) to Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church (Church Lane)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com

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