Royal Holloway is close to Heathrow airport (approx. 15-20 minutes by car). It is advisable to book flights to Heathrow. Alternatively, the next best option is Gatwick which, depending on traffic is 30-40 min by car. To reach Windsor or Royal Holloway we suggest you make arrangements with a taxi service. You can either pre-book a driver to meet you at the airport arrivals lounge or upon arrival call a taxi service for a car. Please, do not take a Black Cab. Instead we advise that you book a car with Windsor Cars;
Windsor Cars is the preferred taxi company with whom we have prearranged competitive fares as follows:
For journeys to / from Heathrow/Gatwick and Royal Holloway, the fixed cash prices are as follows:
Further Information / charges:
Credit Cards – please note if the guest pays by credit card, corporate or personal, there will be a small additional surcharge.
Flight numbers and times – for advanced bookings we would be very grateful if delegates could confirm the flight number and arrival time. Windsor Cars will then monitor the flight information on-line.
Making a booking – bookings can be made by email using – firstname.lastname@example.org, or by telephone – call 01753 677 677
Royal Holloway can be reached from Waterloo by taking a train to Egham (35 minutes) and then a taxi to Royal Holloway (5 minutes). Alternatively, Paddington (20-30 minutes) to Slough and then a taxi to the University. Train timings can be found on the TFL website, http://www.tfl.gov.uk/.
For information on how to get around by train please consult: National Rail – www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Royal Holloway can also be accessed via the motorway. The journey from any location to Royal Holloway can be planned by using the map found below via clicking the marker. An overview of various routes that can be taken to reach Royal Holloway can be seen in this PDF.