There are 8 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Barbican Centre by train, car, subway or plane

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 via York, Rail Station  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$35 - $152

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$30 - $150

6 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to York

$104 - $145

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Barbican Centre 204.5 miles

$40 - $65

Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$101 - $279

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$125 - $344

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$117 - $404

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$116 - $389

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Barbican Centre is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Barbican Centre is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £26 - £120.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Barbican Centre is 277 km. The road distance is 327 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from King's Cross Station to Barbican Centre, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at York. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Barbican Centre, York, England?

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from King's Cross Station to Barbican Centre hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Grand Central also services this route 5 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Single
$140 - $210
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60

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