There are 8 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace by subway, bus, 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

Tube  •  19 min

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

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Tube via Green Park Underground Station  •  25 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Victoria

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Line 390 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 390 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Belgravia, Wilton Street 390

$3

Line 390 bus via St Pancras International  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 390 bus from St Pancras International to Belgravia, Wilton Street 390

$3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace 3.6 miles

$19 - $24

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace 3.6 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace 3.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  28 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Buckingham Gate, Westminster 3.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace is to line 390 bus which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace is to taxi which costs £15 - £19 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Buckingham Palace is 2 miles.

The Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station 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 Belgravia, Wilton Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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The nearest airport to Buckingham Palace is London City (LCY) Airport which is 8.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (13.6 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (24 miles), London Luton (LTN) (28.2 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (32.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace.
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  • Distance: 2.3 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 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 Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Belgravia, Wilton Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras International to Belgravia, Wilton Street
Ave. Duration
41 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 Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$12 - $17
Assist
$12 - $17
UberX
$12 - $17
UberXL
$16 - $23
Exec
$22 - $30
Lux
$30 - $50
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Buckingham Gate, Westminster
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$19 - $24
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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