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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ebbsfleet International
  2. Take the bus from Ebbsfleet International station to Bluewater, Bus Station B - Fastrack / ...

Cheapest option

Line 63 bus, bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 63 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Elephant and Castle to Dartford National Express / ...

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Subway, train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to London Bridge station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing

$12 - $21

Train  •  1 h 28 min

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

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Bluewater 22.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Bluewater 22.9 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Bluewater is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Cross Station to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Dartford via London Elephant and Castle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Bluewater is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.9 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Bluewater without a car is to train and bus which takes 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from King's Cross Station to Bluewater, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Bluewater is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £9 - £13. Alternatively, you can line 63 bus and bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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King's Cross Station to Bluewater bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dartford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Bluewater is 23 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Bluewater.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 18.2 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to Bluewater hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Cross Station to Bluewater via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd, London Elephant and Castle, and Dartford in around 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Ebbsfleet International
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Dartford
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ebbsfleet International station to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Elephant and Castle to Dartford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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