There are 6 ways to get from Greenwich to King's Cross Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or bike

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Train, Tube  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Bank Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Northern

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 188 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to Russell Square 188

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Maze Hill to London St Pancras International LL

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenwich to King's Cross Station 8.6 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Greenwich to King's Cross Station 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Bikeshare  •  55 min

  1. Cycle from Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town to Birkenhead Street, King's Cross 8.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Greenwich to King's Cross Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greenwich to King's Cross Station is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum and arriving at Russell Square. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Maze Hill and arriving at London St Pancras International LL. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Greenwich and King's Cross Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Greenwich to King's Cross Station without a car is to train and Tube which takes 28 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 28 min to get from Greenwich to King's Cross Station, including transfers.

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Greenwich to King's Cross Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum station.

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Map of how to get from Greenwich to King's Cross Station.
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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 28 min

What companies run services between Greenwich, Greater London, England and King's Cross Station, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Greenwich to King's Cross Station hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Greenwich to King's Cross Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town to Birkenhead Street, King's Cross
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Greenwich to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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