Directions from King's Cross Station to Ludgate Hill

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Recommended option

Tube  •  3 min

  1. Circle / ...

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Train  •  11 min

$3 - $40

Bus  •  17 min

  1. 45 / ...

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. 1.8 miles

$11 - $14

Uber  •  5 min

  1. 1.8 miles

$6 - $11

Walk  •  31 min

  1. 1.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  12 min

  1. 1.8 miles

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

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to Ludgate Hill every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 6 min. CrossCountry also services this route hourly. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Ludgate Hill every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17 min. Green Line (operated by Arriva) also services this route once daily.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Farringdon Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Blackfriars, Apothecary Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to City of London, Shoe Lane
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Ludgate Hill
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$6 - $11
uberACCESS
$6 - $9
uberASSIST
$6 - $9
uberX
$6 - $9
uberXL
$9 - $12
UberEXEC
$13 - $18
UberLUX
$20 - $27
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to St. Bride Street, Holborn
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Ludgate Hill
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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 Ludgate Hill is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Ludgate Hill is to bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Ludgate Hill is to Tube which takes 3 min and costs £1 - £3.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at City Thameslink. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Blackfriars, Apothecary Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

The Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Farringdon Underground Station takes 3 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.