Winchester travel guide

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You're Going to Love Winchester

With a population of 26 203, Winchester is a must-see destination in Virginia, United States.

Where to Eat in Winchester

If you’re looking for affordable options, Village Square Restaurant (103 N Loudoun St) and The American Bar (147 N Loudoun St) are great picks.

When to visit Winchester

Winchester in March
Estimated hotel price
S$ 133
1 night at 3-star hotel
Winchester in March
Estimated hotel price
S$ 133
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Winchester in July, when the average temperature is 24 °C, and the highest can go up to 31 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -5 °C, with an average temperature of 0 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in June, when precipitation is around 100 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Winchester, with an average rainfall of 56 mm.

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How to Get to Winchester

Plane

Although Winchester doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Hagerstown Regional (HGR), which is located 69 km from Winchester. The shortest flight to Winchester from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 32h 30m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Winchester, followed by Acela. The train journey from Winchester to Baltimore takes 0h 27m and costs around S$ 15 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Richmond, expect to pay about S$ 34 for a 1h 47m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Winchester is to pick up a car hire from Philadelphia, which is about 272 km from Winchester. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in Philadelphia.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Winchester, including Megabus, CoachRun and Washington Deluxe. From Coral Hills, the bus ride to Winchester takes 72 km and will cost you around S$ 27. From Richmond, the ticket costs about S$ 28 for a journey of 177 km.

Plane

Although Winchester doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Hagerstown Regional (HGR), which is located 69 km from Winchester. The shortest flight to Winchester from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 32h 30m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Winchester, followed by Acela. The train journey from Winchester to Baltimore takes 0h 27m and costs around S$ 15 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Richmond, expect to pay about S$ 34 for a 1h 47m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Winchester is to pick up a car hire from Philadelphia, which is about 272 km from Winchester. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in Philadelphia.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Winchester, including Megabus, CoachRun and Washington Deluxe. From Coral Hills, the bus ride to Winchester takes 72 km and will cost you around S$ 27. From Richmond, the ticket costs about S$ 28 for a journey of 177 km.

Airports near Winchester

Airlines serving Winchester

KLM
Good (846 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,746 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,445 reviews)
Air France
Good (978 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,599 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,941 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,361 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,214 reviews)
LOT
Good (663 reviews)
Finnair
Good (771 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (928 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (846 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,928 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (775 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (559 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,543 reviews)
Frontier
Okay (1,364 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (188 reviews)
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Where to stay in Winchester

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Winchester and Quality Inn.

Where to stay in popular areas of Winchester

Most booked hotels in Winchester

The George Washington - A Wyndham Grand Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 158+
Holiday Inn Winchester Se-Historic Gateway
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
S$ 145+
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Winchester
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
S$ 131+
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Winchester, VA
3 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
S$ 124+
Travelodge by Wyndham Winchester
2 stars
Good (7.2, Good reviews)
S$ 98+

Hiring a car in Winchester

Expect to pay S$ 1.36 per litre in Winchester (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.27 and S$ 21.69. The most frequently booked car type in Winchester is Full-size (Chevrolet Suburban or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Honda Fit or similar) is, on average, 74% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 1.36 per litre in Winchester (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.27 and S$ 21.69. The most frequently booked car type in Winchester is Full-size (Chevrolet Suburban or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Honda Fit or similar) is, on average, 74% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.