There are 7 ways to get from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  20 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Elephant & Castle station Northern

£2 - £3

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Line 63 bus via Lambeth, St George's Circus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Lambeth, St George's Circus 63 / ...

£2

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Elephant & Castle

£2 - £4

Line 63 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Elephant & Castle London Rd 63 / ...

£2

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University 2.9 miles

£10 - £13

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University 2.9 miles

£9 - £12

Walk  •  53 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University 2.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University is to line 63 bus via Lambeth, St George's Circus which costs £2 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Lambeth, St George's Circus. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from King's Cross St. Pancras station station and arriving at Elephant & Castle station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and London South Bank University is 2 miles.

The best way to get from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University without a car is to subway which takes 20 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Elephant & Castle station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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King's Cross Station to London South Bank University bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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King's Cross Station to London South Bank University train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London St Pancras International LL station.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and London South Bank University, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Elephant & Castle station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Lambeth, St George's Circus every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Elephant & Castle station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Elephant & Castle
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£2 - £4
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Lambeth, St George's Circus
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Elephant & Castle London Rd
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£9 - £12
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uber.com
Access
£9 - £12
Assist
£9 - £13
UberX
£9 - £13
UberXL
£13 - £17
Exec
£15 - £21
Lux
£21 - £28
Taxi from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to London South Bank University is to train which takes 26 min and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can line 63 bus via Lambeth, St George's Circus, which costs £2 and takes 29 min.

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King's Cross Station to London South Bank University bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Lambeth, St George's Circus station.

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King's Cross Station to London South Bank University train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Elephant & Castle station.

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