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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway  •  5 min

  1. Take the subway from Covent Garden station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

7 alternative options

Subway via Warren Street station  •  8 min

  1. Take the subway from Charing Cross station to Warren Street station Northern
  2. Take the subway from Warren Street station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Victoria / ...

$4 - $6

Line 59 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Temple, Lancaster Place to Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way 91 / ...

$3

Line 748 bus  •  24 min

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

$14

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station 2.1 miles

$13 - $16

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station 2.1 miles

$7 - $12

Walk  •  38 min

  1. Walk from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station 2 miles

Bikeshare  •  15 min

  1. Cycle from Craven Street, Strand to Birkenhead Street, King's Cross 2.1 miles

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station is to line 59 bus which costs £2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station is to subway which costs £1 - £3 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple, Lancaster Place and arriving at Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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

The best way to get from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station without a car is to subway which takes 5 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The subway from Covent Garden station to King's Cross St. Pancras station takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Charing Cross to King's Cross Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Temple, Lancaster Place station.

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Charing Cross to King's Cross Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way station.

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There are 9003+ hotels available in King's Cross Station. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station.
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  • Distance: 1.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Covent Garden station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Charing Cross station to Warren Street station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Warren Street station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Lancaster Place to Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$7 - $12
Access
$7 - $11
Assist
$7 - $11
UberX
$7 - $11
UberXL
$11 - $15
Exec
$15 - $21
Lux
$23 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Craven Street, Strand to Birkenhead Street, King's Cross
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Charing Cross to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16
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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