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

Tube  •  17 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the Tube from Oxford Circus Underground Station to Queensway Underground Station Central

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 10 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Kensington Palace 10

$3

5 alternative options

Line 10 bus via St Pancras International  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from St Pancras International to Kensington Palace 10

$3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Kensington Palace 4.9 miles

$26 - $31

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Kensington Palace 4.9 miles

$14 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Kensington Palace 3.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  39 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Vicarage Gate, Kensington 4.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Kensington Palace is to line 10 bus which costs £2 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Kensington Palace is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs £19 - £24.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Kensington Palace is 5 km.

It takes approximately 17 min to get from King's Cross Station to Kensington Palace, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Kensington Palace. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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

London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Kensington Palace every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Oxford Circus Underground Station to Queensway Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Kensington Palace
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras International to Kensington Palace
Ave. Duration
47 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 Kensington Palace
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$14 - $20
uberACCESS
$15 - $22
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberX
$15 - $22
uberXL
$22 - $30
UberEXEC
$30 - $40
UberLUX
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Vicarage Gate, Kensington
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Kensington Palace
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31
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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