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There are 3 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Alford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$50 - $92

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Chapel St Leonards National Express

$42 - $57

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Alford 143 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Alford is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Alford is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Alford is 121 miles. The road distance is 143 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Alford without a car is to train which takes 5 h 2 min and costs £35 - £75.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from King's Cross Station to Alford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Alford is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Alford.

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There are 406+ hotels available in Alford. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 120.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from King's Cross Station to Alford via Grantham, Skegness, and Skegness, Lincolnshire Imp Cafe in around 5 h 2 min.

Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Chapel St Leonards
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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