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Readers ask: London to windsor castle by bus?

Can I use my Oyster card to get to Windsor Castle? For Windsor Castle, you cannot use your Oyster card, as Windsor Castle is outside London. Is Windsor Castle worth seeing? The town is very compact; the castle is worth seeing, but you *could* spend half a day here, or you could spend almost all […]

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FAQ: Windsor castle queens apartment?

Where are the Queens apartments in Windsor Castle? Balmoral Castle Unlike Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and Holyroodhouse, which are owned by the Crown Estate, it is the personal property of the Queen. Balmoral has been a royal residence since 1852 when it was acquired by Prince Albert for Queen Victoria. Is the Queen staying at […]

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Question: Windsor castle fun facts?

What is special about Windsor Castle? Windsor Castle was used as a refuge by the royal family during the Luftwaffe bombing campaigns of the Second World War and survived a fire in 1992. It is a popular tourist attraction, a venue for hosting state visits, and the preferred weekend home of Queen Elizabeth II. How […]

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FAQ: Transportation from london to windsor castle?

Is there a direct train from London to Windsor? South Western Railway operates direct services from London Waterloo to Windsor and Eton Riverside station. The journey time from London is approximately 55 minutes. If you are travelling in a group of between 3 and 9 people, find out more about South Western Railway’s Groupsave which […]

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