There are 8 ways to get from Big Ben to King's Cross Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Tube via Green Park Underground Station  •  11 min

  1. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to St Pancras International 91 / ...

$2 - $3

6 alternative options

Tube  •  25 min

  1. Take the Tube from Westminster Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Circle

$3 - $5

Line 748 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 748 bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to St Pancras International 748

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Big Ben to King's Cross Station 2.9 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Big Ben to King's Cross Station 2.9 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  55 min

  1. Walk from Big Ben to King's Cross Station 2.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  26 min

  1. Cycle from Abingdon Green, Westminster to Birkenhead Street, King's Cross 2.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to King's Cross Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Big Ben to King's Cross Station is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at St Pancras International. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Big Ben and King's Cross Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Big Ben to King's Cross Station without a car is to Tube which takes 11 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 11 min to get from Big Ben to King's Cross Station, including transfers.

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Big Ben to King's Cross Station bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), depart from Westminster, Parliament Square station.

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Big Ben to King's Cross Station bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at St Pancras International station.

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There are 8413+ hotels available in King's Cross Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Big Ben to King's Cross Station.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Big Ben, England and King's Cross Station, England?

Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from Big Ben to King's Cross Station twice daily. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Big Ben to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $15
Access
$10 - $14
Assist
$10 - $14
UberX
$10 - $14
UberXL
$14 - $19
Exec
$19 - $26
Lux
$29 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Abingdon Green, Westminster to Birkenhead Street, King's Cross
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Big Ben to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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