The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Windsor will cost around £ 12 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 12.
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Of the 12 train that leave London for Windsor every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 33 km distance in an average of 41m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 24m .
The slowest train will take 53m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
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|Train Companies:||Great Western Railway, South Western Railway|
Passengers will be spoilt for choice when travelling between London and Windsor by train. There are up to six services on offer during any one hour and the journey can be done in less than half hour, even with a change. Even better, there are direct routes available too, so passengers can sit back and relax.
This busy route is served by Great Western Railway and Great Southern Railway. Each operator offers multiple services throughout the day.
The train journey can be undertaken in less than half an hour and even the slightly longer services take less than 45 minutes. There are options to choose a service without any changes and those that have one change.
Trains depart around every half hour from London Paddington and every half hour from London Waterloo. Services begin from around 6:00 a.m. during the week and run until after 11:00 p.m. On Sundays, they also begin before 7:00 a.m. and run until late in the evening. At some points on the schedule (around once every hour), there are services that leave simultaneously from London Waterloo but with one heading to Datchet Station and the other to Windsor & Eton Riverside Station. Other trains go to Windsor & Eton Central Station, so there is plenty of choice.
Departure train station: London Waterloo and London Paddington are two of the biggest railway stations in the UK. Every possible mode of onward travel is available - with taxis, buses, Underground trains and even the Eurostar on offer. Inside, travellers will find multiple shops, food and coffee outlets, a bureau de change, ATMs, accessible toilets, trolleys and wheelchairs, ticketing facilities, phone booths, first class lounges, waiting areas, free WiFi and more.
Arrival train station: Windsor & Eton Central station is the main terminus railway station and Windsor & Eton Riverside is a secondary station. Datchet Railway Station is around two miles away from Windsor. All stations offer ticketing facilities, waiting areas, seating, accessible toilets, digital information boards, a coffee outlet and newsagent and easy onward travel, with taxis and buses available directly outside.