There are 4 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras by train, subway, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington
  2. Take the subway from Paddington to King's Cross St. Pancras station Circle / ...

£26 - £38

Cheapest option

Subway  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly

£3 - £5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras 21.6 miles

£50 - £65

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras 21.6 miles

£3 - £6

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras is to subway which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heathrow Terminal 5 station station and arriving at King's Cross St. Pancras station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 1m.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and King's Cross St. Pancras is 16 miles. The road distance is 21.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras without a car is to train and subway which takes 36 min and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras, including transfers.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras train services, operated by Heathrow Express, depart from Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras is 22 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras.

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There are 8884+ hotels available in King's Cross St. Pancras. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras.
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  • Distance: 16.3 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and King's Cross St. Pancras, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 1h 1m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Other operators
Taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Majestic Cars UK Limited
Phone
+44 207 1276 550
Website
majestictaxis.com
Hounslow Minicab
Phone
+44 208 577 1111
Website
hounslowminicab.co.uk
Heathrow Taxis
Phone
+44 20 3475 8961
Website
taxi-from-heathrow-airport.co.uk
Airport Taxis & Transfers
Phone
+44 7808 789 089

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