There are 8 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station by train, bus, subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to London Blackfriars

$3 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 748 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 748 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to City of London, Shoe Lane 748

$3

6 alternative options

Line 63 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Blackfriars Station North Entrance 63 / ...

$3

Tube  •  19 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station Circle

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station 1.9 miles

$12 - $15

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station 1.9 miles

$7 - $13

Walk  •  33 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station 1.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  20 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Tallis Street, Temple 2.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station is to line 748 bus which costs £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station is to taxi which costs £9 - £11 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Blackfriars Underground Station is 2 miles.

The train from London St Pancras International LL to London Blackfriars takes 8 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at City of London, Shoe Lane. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at London Blackfriars. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station once daily. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to City of London, Shoe Lane
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Blackfriars Station North Entrance
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$7 - $13
uberACCESS
$8 - $11
uberASSIST
$8 - $11
uberX
$8 - $11
uberXL
$10 - $15
UberEXEC
$15 - $20
UberLUX
$22 - $30
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Tallis Street, Temple
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
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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