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

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Recommended option

Tube, train via London Liverpool Street  •  19 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station Metropolitan
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 30 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Hackney Downs Station 30

$3

5 alternative options

Tube, train  •  20 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Highbury & Islington Underground Station Victoria
  2. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Hackney Central

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs 3.4 miles

$19 - $23

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs 3.4 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs 3.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  38 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Shoreditch Court, Haggerston 3.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs is to line 30 bus which costs £2 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Hackney Downs Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Hackney Downs is 3 miles.

The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs without a car is to Tube and train which takes 19 min and costs £2 - £6.

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs, including transfers.

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

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King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hackney Downs Station.

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There are 8265+ hotels available in Hackney Downs. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs.
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  • Distance: 2.9 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 36 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 Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Highbury & Islington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Train from Highbury & Islington to Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Hackney Downs Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$11 - $17
Access
$11 - $16
Assist
$11 - $16
UberX
$11 - $16
UberXL
$16 - $22
Exec
$22 - $30
Lux
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Shoreditch Court, Haggerston
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
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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