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There are 7 ways to get from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway via Oxford Circus station  •  20 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Oxford Circus station Victoria
  2. Take the subway from Oxford Circus station to Waterloo station Bakerloo

£3

Cheapest option

Line 168 bus via St Pancras, British Library  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 168 bus from St Pancras, British Library to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 168

£2

5 alternative options

Subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the subway from Euston station to Embankment station Northern

£2 - £3

Subway #2  •  29 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Embankment station Circle

£2 - £3

Line 168 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 168 bus from St Pancras International to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 168

£2

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye 2.6 miles

£14 - £17

Walk  •  45 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye 2.4 miles

King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye by subway and walk

The journey time between King's Cross St. Pancras and London Eye is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 14 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye service departs from King's Cross St. Pancras station and arrives in London Eye. Typically 2512 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14 min
Fastest journey time:
14 min
Services per week:
2512
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:01
Last service departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye subway and walk schedules

Departing Sunday, June 20, 2021

King's Cross St. Pancras → London Eye
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye is to line 168 bus via St Pancras, British Library which costs £2 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye is to taxi which costs £14 - £17 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Pancras, British Library and arriving at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Euston station station and arriving at Embankment station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between King's Cross St. Pancras and London Eye is 2 miles.

The best way to get from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye without a car is to subway via Oxford Circus station which takes 20 min and costs £3 - £4.

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It takes approximately 20 min to get from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye, including transfers.

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King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from St Pancras International station.

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King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank station.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between King's Cross St. Pancras, England and London Eye, England?

You can take a vehicle from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye via Oxford Circus station and Waterloo station in around 20 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from St Pancras, British Library to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 18 min.

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 King's Cross St. Pancras station to Oxford Circus station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Oxford Circus station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Euston station to Embankment station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Embankment station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras, British Library to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from St Pancras International to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Eye
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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