Trains to Windsor Castle
The nearest train station to Windsor Castle is Windsor & Eton Riverside which is just a few minutes walk from the Castle. Windsor & Eton Riverside is easily accessible from Central London, being just half an hour from London Paddington and an hour from London Waterloo. Windsor Castle is the largest and oldest occupied castle in the world and is one of the official residences of Her Majesty The Queen. It is a popular choice amongst visitors who fancy a day trip out of London.
Windsor and Maidenhead,
Tel: +44 (0)303 123 7334
Opening times depend on the season. The castle is sometimes closed - more information at the Royal Collection website.
About Windsor Castle
Originally built by William the Conqueror in the 11th Century, Windsor Castle now houses around 500 people. It is built on 13 acres and has been used by all monarchs since Henry I.
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