Royal Windsor Horse Show Travel Information

Royal Windsor Horse Show is located in the Private Grounds of Windsor Castle, in the busy town of Windsor.

By Train

Windsor & Eton Central Station is approximately a 10-15 minute walk from the entrance to the Show and is served by Great Western Railway allowing travel via Slough from London Paddington in the east and from destinations across the South West and Wales.

Windsor & Eton Riverside Station is approximately a 5 minute walk from the entrance to the Show and served by South West Trains allowing travel from London Waterloo in the east and many towns in the south and west via Staines.

We advise checking National Rail for train times before you travel.

By Car

The nearest motorways to the showground are the M4, M25 and M3. AA signage will direct you to available car parks outside the showground.

Travelling from the South and West

Please use the A303 /M3 (J3) as opposed to the M4 (J6) wherever possible, thus avoiding Windsor Town Centre.

Travelling from the M4 Maidenhead (J7/8) and Slough (J6)

Follow the AA signs to the Show Car Park.

Travelling from the M3 (J3)

Designated routes will direct you via Ascot, Windsor Great Park and Datchet to the Show Car Park.

Travelling from the North and East

Please approach via the M25 (J 13) or M4 (J5) at Colnbrook. Designated routes will direct you via Datchet to the Show Car Park.


Parking is available at the Show and is located opposite the entrance. Spaces are limited so we do recommend booking in advance. Parking costs £8 in advance and £10 on the day can be booked through the box office when purchasing your tickets.

Disabled car parking is located in the King Edward VII car park. It is available to blue badge holders only, at a discounted rate of £5, and must be booked in advance through the box office.

If the car park is full, a list of the local Windsor car parks can be found here.

By Coach

Operators or Organisers of coach parties have two options for parking. Please note spaces are limited for Romney Lock Road and must be pre-booked.

  • Romney Lock Road coach park located approximately 5 minutes walk to the show entrance. Parking must be booked in advance.
  • Alma Road Coach Park, located approximately 10-15 minutes walk to the show entrance. This can be pre-booked through the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Council website

By Mini Bus

Mini buses of up to 15 people may park in the Show Car Park and pay for x 2 car park spaces. Larger mini buses are classed as coaches and should use the coach parks described above.

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