Travelling to Eton College

Eton College is close to three railway stations and the M4 motorway. It is within ten miles of Heathrow international Airport.

Our central school address:

Eton College
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 6DW

Telephone (+44) 01753 370 100

By road

From the west on the M4

Leave by exit 7. At the end of the motorway sliproad, turn left at the roundabout onto the A4 towards Maidenhead, then left at the next roundabout onto the B3022 to Eton Wick, passing Sainsbury's supermarket on your right. Continue on this road through Eton Wick and you will arrive in central Eton on the Eton Wick Road.

From the east/north via M4/M25/London

Leave the M25 at exit 15 signed M4, Slough, the West. Join the M4. Leave by exit 5, signed Slough East, Colnbrook, Eton, and take second exit B470 to Datchet and Eton. Follow the road into the village (over the first mini roundabout). At the next mini roundabout (by the Church) turn right and bear right over the second mini-roundabout towards Slough. After approximately half a mile turn left at the roundabout (signposted Eton). Leave Datchet, past fields and the Thames Valley Athletics Centre. Once you have gone past the playing fields on your right then turn left at the next mini roundabout towards the College (Slough Road).  

From the south via M3

Follow the M3 to junction 2 and join the M25 (signposted Heathrow). Leave the M25 at exit 15 and take the left-hand lane to merge onto the M4. Leave by exit 5, signed Slough East, Colnbrook, Eton, and take second exit B470 to Datchet and Eton. Follow the road into the village (over the first mini roundabout). At the next mini roundabout (by the Church) turn right and bear right over the second mini-roundabout towards Slough. After approximately half a mile turn left at the roundabout (signposted Eton). Leave Datchet, past fields and the Thames Valley Athletics Centre. Once you have gone past the playing fields on your right then turn left at the next mini roundabout towards the College (Slough Road).

By rail

Slough

Trains runs frequently between London Paddington and Slough (travel time approximately 20 minutes), and this line also serves many other stations further west along the M4 corridor, including Maidenhead and Reading.

A branch line connects Slough and Windsor & Eton Central or alternatively it is a short taxi ride (approx. 15 minutes) from Slough railway station to Eton College.

Windsor & Eton Riverside

Trains run between London Waterloo and Windsor & Eton Riverside every 20 to 30 minutes during the week and every hour on Sundays (travel time approximately 50 minutes).

It is a 15-20 minute walk from the station to Eton. Turn right out of the station, right over the bridge over the river and up Eton High Street.

Windsor & Eton Central

There is a connection from Slough to Windsor & Eton Central station, which is in the centre of Windsor. It is a 20-30 minute walk to Eton. From the station turn left into the covered Windsor Royal Shopping Centre, past the Tourist Information Centre and towards Windsor Castle. At the entrance to Thames Street turn left and walk down the hill to the pedestrian crossing. Go straight across and then across the bridge over the river into Eton High Street. Follow this all the way to the College.  

By air

The nearest airport is London Heathrow Airport which is approximately ten miles from Eton College.