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There are 6 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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, train  •  20 min

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

$3 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 30 bus  •  32 min

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

$3

4 alternative options

Subway, train via London Liverpool Street  •  20 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Liverpool Street station Metropolitan / ...
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  10 min

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

$18 - $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

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 32 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 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 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 subway and train which takes 20 min and costs £2 - £5.

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It takes approximately 20 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 8972+ 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: 20 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 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Highbury & Islington station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
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
Train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Hackney Downs Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
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
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
Pool
$11 - $17
UberXL
$14 - $20
Exec
$18 - $25
Lux
$27 - $40
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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