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There are 6 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station by train, subway, 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

Train  •  27m

  1. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Kensal Rise

$4 - $8

5 alternative options

Subway, line 6 bus  •  28m

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Edgware Road Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Lisson Grove, Sussex Gardens to Kensal Rise, Wrentham Avenue 6

$6

Line 205 bus, line 6 bus  •  44m

  1. Take the line 205 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Lisson Grove, Edgware Road 205
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Lisson Grove, Sussex Gardens to Kensal Rise, Wrentham Avenue 6

$6

Taxi  •  11m

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station 5.3 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  11m

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station 5.3 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  1h 40m

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station 5.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station is to line 205 bus and line 6 bus which costs £5 and takes 44m.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station is to taxi which costs £12 - £16 and takes 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station. However, there are services departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Kensal Rise, Wrentham Avenue via Lisson Grove, Sussex Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44m.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Kensal Rise Station is 4 miles.

The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station without a car is to train which takes 27m and costs £3 - £7.

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It takes approximately 27m to get from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station is to train which takes 27m and costs £3 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 205 bus and line 6 bus, which costs £5 and takes 44m.

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King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kensal Rise, Wrentham Avenue station.

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There are 9126+ hotels available in Kensal Rise Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station.
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  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 27m

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

London Overground operates a train from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station via Lisson Grove, Edgware Road and Lisson Grove, Sussex Gardens in around 44m.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Highbury & Islington to Kensal Rise
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Sussex Gardens to Kensal Rise, Wrentham Avenue
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Lisson Grove, Edgware Road
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$14 - $19
Assist
$14 - $19
UberX
$14 - $19
Pool
$15 - $22
UberXL
$20 - $27
Exec
$25 - $35
Lux
$35 - $55
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Kensal Rise Station
Ave. Duration
11m
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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