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There are 7 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross 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

Subway  •  5 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Covent Garden station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Subway via Warren Street station  •  9 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Warren Street station Victoria / ...
  2. Take the subway from Warren Street station to Charing Cross station Northern

$4 - $7

Bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross 91 / ...

$2 - $14

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross 2.4 miles

$14 - $18

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross 2.4 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  38 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross 2 miles

Bikeshare  •  15 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Craven Street, Strand 2.2 miles

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross is to subway which costs £1 - £3 and takes 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross is to subway which costs £1 - £3 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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

The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross without a car is to subway which takes 5 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Covent Garden station takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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

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

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There are 8972+ hotels available in Charing Cross. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross.
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  • Distance: 1.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27 min. Green Line also services this route 5 times a week.

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 station to Covent Garden station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Warren Street station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Warren Street station to Charing Cross station
Ave. Duration
4 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 Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$8 - $13
Access
$8 - $12
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$16 - $23
Lux
$25 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Craven Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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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