Windsor travel guide

Windsor Tourism | Windsor Guide

You're Going to Love Windsor

With a population of 26,801, Windsor is a must-see destination in California, United States.

Where to Eat in Windsor

If you’re looking for affordable options, Sweet T’s Restaurant + Bar (9098 Brooks Rd South) and Tisza Bistro and Bar (8757 Old Redwood Highway) are great picks.

When to visit Windsor

Windsor in December
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Windsor in December
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Windsor


When flying to Windsor, you’ll arrive at Santa Rosa Sonoma County (STS), which is located 4 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Windsor from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 12h 10m.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Windsor. The train journey from Windsor to Santa Clara takes 1h 02m and costs around $32 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from San Jose, expect to pay about $29 for a 1h 33m trip.


Another option to get to Windsor is to pick up a car hire from San Francisco, which is about 91 km from Windsor. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in San Francisco.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Windsor, including FlixBus, Greyhound and Bus. From San Jose, the bus ride to Windsor takes 97 km and will cost you around $15. From Fresno, the ticket costs about $41 for a journey of 475 km.

Airports near Windsor

Airlines serving Windsor

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
Good (2,064 reviews)
Air France
Good (840 reviews)
Qatar Airways
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United Airlines
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Austrian Airlines
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Brussels Airlines
Good (203 reviews)
Air Canada
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Scandinavian Airlines
Good (759 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Alaska Airlines
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Where to stay in popular areas of Windsor

Most booked hotels in Windsor

The Bergson
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
UpValley Inn and Hot Springs Ascend Hotel Collection
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection
Excellent (9.7, Excellent reviews)
Calistoga Inn Restaurant and Brewery
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)

Hiring a car in Windsor

Expect to pay $1.83 per litre in Windsor (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $21.94 and $29.25. Economy (Mitsubishi Mirage or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Windsor, while also 45% cheaper than other types, on average.