Day trip to Windsor by rail with entry to Windsor Castle



Day trip to Windsor with entry to Windsor Castle

Paddington Station
Praed Street
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Explore the best things to see and do in the picturesque town of Windsor on a one-day tour from London, including return rail travel and more.

Train to Windsor

Head to Paddington Station to get an early train to one of the most stunning royal locations in the UK. After about 40 minutes, step off the train and set off to explore the picture-pretty town of Windsor.

Explore Windsor and visit Windsor Castle

Once you get to Windsor, the royal town is yours to discover at your own pace. Wander the cobbled streets, which are brimming with independent shops, charming cafes and restaurants, and relax with a countryside walk or a stroll along the river.

Red coat guards walk beside the walls of windsor castle, Uk.

Next, it’s time to visit one of the most beautiful royal fortresses near London and delve into 900 years of history at Windsor Castle. Visit the sumptuous State Apartments, decorated with some of the finest works of art from the Royal Collection.

The gold and red grand reception room at windsor castle.

See Queen Mary’s Doll’s House, the largest in the world, and St George’s Chapel, where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tied the knot in 2018 and where Queen Elizabeth II was laid to rest in 2022.

The tour includes a meet and greet service at Paddington Station but the rest of the day is unescorted, accompanied by an audio guide and lasts approximately two hours.

When is the tour and how do I get tickets?

This tour is available Thursday-Monday when Windsor Castle open.

Train times may be subject to change depending on availability of services so please ensure that you provide your contact details when booking incase you need to be notified of changes.

You can book tickets for the day trip to Windsor with entry to Windsor Castle online now.

What time does the Windsor tour depart?

You will receive all your tickets via email. On the day, make your own way to Paddington Station where you will catch the 9.21am train to Windsor. The arrival time in Windsor is 10.02am.

Don't forget your e-ticket!

What time does the tour return to London?

You are free to choose when you catch a train back to London, which is included in your tour package. Trains from Windsor to London Paddington run every 20-30 minutes until approximately 10pm.


Child ticket (3-16 years) £29.00 per ticket
Adult ticket £43.00 per ticket