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

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

Train, line 7 bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Skegness, Lincolnshire Imp Cafe to Alford, Library 7 / ...

$56 - $98

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 37 min

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

$47 - $68

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 £24 - £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 £24 - £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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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from King's Cross Station to Alford, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Alford.
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  • Distance: 120.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

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

There is no direct connection from King's Cross Station to Alford. However, you can take the train to Grantham, take the train to Skegness, take the walk to Skegness, Lincolnshire Imp Cafe, then take the line 7 bus to Alford, Library. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from King's Cross Station to Alford via London St Pancras International LL, Peterborough, Skegness, and Skegness, Lincolnshire Imp Cafe in around 5 h 37 min.

Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h
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
$50 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $80
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
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Skegness, Lincolnshire Imp Cafe to Alford, Library
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 20) to Skegness, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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