There are 7 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube  •  5 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Line 748 bus  •  11 min

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

$3

Line 73 bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 73 bus from St Pancras International to Tottenham Court Road 10 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden 2.2 miles

$13 - $16

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden 2.2 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  32 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden 1.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  13 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Southampton Street, Strand 2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden is to line 748 bus which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden is to Tube 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 City of London, Shoe Lane. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Covent Garden is 1 miles.

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

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

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King's Cross Station to Covent Garden bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), depart from King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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King's Cross Station to Covent Garden bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at City of London, Shoe Lane station.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden.
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  • Distance: 1.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Covent Garden, Greater London, England?

Green Line (operated by Arriva) operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden twice daily. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 11 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 Covent Garden Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras International to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
11 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 Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
5 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 - $16
Exec
$16 - $22
Lux
$24 - $35
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16
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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