Windsor by Rail, Windsor Castle and Windsor Duck Tour

More information about Windsor by Rail, Windsor Castle and Windsor Duck Tour tickets

  • Highlights
    • Enjoy a day trip to the picturesque English town of Windsor
    • Easy and convenient journey by train from London’s Paddington station
    • Explore the world-famous Windsor Castle and its royal State Rooms
    • Take to the waters for exceptional views with a Windsor Duck tour
  • Schedule
    Days of Operation: Daily (except Sunday)

    Departure to Windsor and Eton Central:
    London Paddington station – Meet your representative at Information Desk (located at Platform 2),

    Check-in Time at Paddington Station: 8:50am

    Meeting Point: Information Desk (located at Platform 2).

    Departure Time: 9:21am

    Arrival at Windsor and Eton Central: 9:50am

    Meeting Point:
    Please meet your Golden Tours representative at Information Desk (located at Platform 2),.

    Return to London
    You are free to choose when you return. Trains return to London every 20-30 minutes until approximately 10pm

    Windsor Castle Completely Closed:
    • 1 September 2018: (last admission 15:00, last entry to the State Apartments 15:30, closes 16:00)
    • 5 September 2018: (last admission 15:00, last entry to the State Apartments 15:30, closes 16:00)
    • 27 September 2018: (last admission 15:00, last entry to the State Apartments 15:30, closes 16:00)
    • 4 October 2018: (last admission 15:00, last entry to the State Apartments 15:30, closes 16:00)
    • 11, 12 October 2018: Castle completely closed
    • 2 November 2018: State Apartments will be closed
    • 25 - 26 December 2018: Castle completely closed
  • Desciption
    Return Rail Tickets
    Travel to the quintessentially English town of Windsor with ease with return rail tickets included in this royal package. Settle down to your short train ride to Windsor from London’s Paddington Station and before you know it, you’ll be walking into the venue for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding!

    Windsor Castle
    Explore one of the most famous castles in the world at Windsor Castle. Known as Her Majesty the Queen’s favourite royal residence, Windsor Castle is as beautiful inside as it is out. You’ll get to explore the world-famous St George’s Chapel, see the exquisite Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House with working electricity and running water, the lavish royal State Rooms and much more.

    Windsor Duck Tour
    See the royal town of Windsor at its best by river and road! This one hour tour begins by road in the heart of Windsor, viewing many of Windsor's most famous sights. You’ll then venture down to the slipway, where you’ll splashdown into the River Thames. With breathtaking views of the Queen’s favourite royal residence, Windsor Castle by the River and many more famous sights to see, this is a truly fantastic section of the tour. On all of the exciting amphibious tours a live guide is at hand to entertain and educate you about Windsor's sights with lots of added humour.
  • Additional Information

    What's Included in the tour


    • Return Rail Tickets
    • Informative welcome pack and tourist map
    • Entrance to windsor Castle
    • Windsor Duck Tour
    • Live guide on the Duck Tour

    What's Excluded in the tour


    • Gratuities
    • Food and beverages unless stated differently
    Please Note:
    • Queen Mary's Dolls' House at Windsor Castle will be closed to visitors from Friday, 6 July, until further notice.
    • The Windsor Duck Tour is not disable-friendly
    • Once booked, this tour cannot be cancelled
    • Please get to Paddington Station at 8.50am. Meeting point is Information Desk located near Platform 2.
    • Return London trains are every 20-30 minutes until approximately 10pm.
    • You will need to change trains at Slough train station