The complete route of the procession for the queen’s funeral

The complete route of the procession for the queen’s funeral

The bearer party brings Queen Elizabeth II's coffin into Westminster Hall, London, where she will lie in the state before her funeral on Monday (PA) (PA Wire)

The bearer party brings Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin into Westminster Hall, London, where she will lie in the state before her funeral on Monday (PA) (PA Wire)

The Queen’s coffin will travel in a ceremonial procession along a detailed route through London and then Windsor before being buried.

The late monarch lying in the state will finish Monday morning before her coffin is transported to Westminster Abbey for the state funeral service.

He will then travel to Windsor for a private commissioning and burial service in the King George VI Memorial Chapel in St George’s Chapel.

Here is the complete path of the procession for the queen’s coffin on Monday 19 September.

– from Westminster Hall to Westminster Abbey

The Queen’s coffin will be transported from Westminster Hall shortly after 10:35 am to the State Gun Carriage, which will be located outside the building’s north door.

The procession will depart from New Palace Yard through Parliament Square, Broad Sanctuary and the Shrine before arriving at Westminster Abbey just before 11am.

– from Westminster Abbey to Wellington Arch

At the end of the state funeral service around noon, the coffin will be placed on the state tank outside the Abbey.

At 12:15 pm, the procession will depart for Wellington Arch at Hyde Park Corner.

The route will go from the Abbey through Broad Sanctuary, Parliament Square (south and east sides), Parliament Street, Whitehall, Horse Guards including Horse Guards Arch, Horse Guards Road, The Mall, Queen’s Gardens (south and west sides), Constitution Hill and Via Apsley.

– from the Arch of Wellington to Windsor

At Wellington Arch, the Queen’s coffin will be transferred from the State Gun Carriage to State Hearse just after 1pm, before the journey to Windsor.

He will then travel from central London to Windsor, on a route not disclosed by the Palace.

When the hearse arrives in Windsor, the procession will begin just after 3pm at Shaw Farm Gate on Albert Road.

– Take Shaw Farm to St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle

The state hearse will join the procession, which will have been formed and in place, at Shaw Farm Gate before traveling to St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.

The procession will follow the route of Albert Road, Long Walk, Cambridge Gate, Cambridge Drive, George IV Gate, Quadrangle (south and west sides), Engine Court, Norman Arch, Chapel Hill, Parade Ground and Horseshoe Cloister Arch.

Shortly before 4pm, the procession will stop at the foot of the west stairway of the Chapel of San Giorgio in the horseshoe-shaped cloister.

Here the bearer will carry the coffin in procession up the steps of the chapel.

The Queen will be buried in a private burial at King George VI Memorial Chapel in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.

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