There are 6 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Beckton by subway, bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Tube, line 262 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Plaistow Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the line 262 bus from Plaistow, Victoria Road (E13) to Beckton, Kingsford Way 262

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 205 bus, bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to City of London, St Botolph Street 205 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aldgate to Beckton N551

$6

4 alternative options

Tube, train  •  43 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station Dlr

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Beckton 8.8 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Beckton 8.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Beckton 8.8 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Beckton is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Beckton is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Cross Station to Beckton. However, there are services departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Beckton via Aldgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Beckton is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.8 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Beckton without a car is to Tube and line 262 bus which takes 41 min and costs £4 - £6.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from King's Cross Station to Beckton, including transfers.

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

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King's Cross Station to Beckton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Beckton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Beckton is 9 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Beckton.

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There are 8046+ hotels available in Beckton. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Beckton.
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  • Distance: 8 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

You can take a bus from King's Cross Station to Beckton via City of London, St Botolph Street and Aldgate in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Plaistow Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plaistow, Victoria Road (E13) to Beckton, Kingsford Way
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to City of London, St Botolph Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate to Beckton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Beckton
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$23 - $35
Access
$24 - $35
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $110
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Beckton
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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