There are 8 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Limehouse by subway, train, 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  •  15 min

  1. Circle / ...

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 205 bus  •  40 min

  1. N205 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Tube, train  •  15 min

  1. Northern
  2. Dlr

$5 - $7

Tube, line 15 bus  •  30 min

  1. Metropolitan
  2. 115 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. 4.6 miles

$25 - $30

Uber  •  10 min

  1. 4.6 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 26 min

  1. 4.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  31 min

  1. 5.2 miles

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

London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Limehouse every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Stepney Green Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Aldgate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Limehouse, Lowell Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Stepney Green Station
Ave. Duration
40 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 Limehouse
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$15 - $22
uberACCESS
$16 - $22
uberASSIST
$16 - $22
uberX
$16 - $22
uberXL
$22 - $30
UberEXEC
$27 - $40
UberLUX
$40 - $60
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Salmon Lane, Limehouse
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between King's Cross Station and Limehouse is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Limehouse is to line 205 bus which costs £2 and takes 40 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Limehouse is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs £18 - £23.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Stepney Green Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

The Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Stepney Green Underground Station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.