There are 5 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Orpington by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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, train  •  35 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Orpington

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Orpington

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 17 bus, train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from Pentonville, King's Cross RdPentonville Rd to London Bridge Borough High St 17
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Orpington

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Orpington 17.9 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Orpington 17.9 miles

$3 - $6

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

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to Orpington hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Orpington
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Pentonville, King's Cross RdPentonville Rd to London Bridge Borough High St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Orpington
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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

How far is it from King's Cross Station to Orpington?

The distance between King's Cross Station and Orpington is 23 km. The road distance is 29 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Orpington?

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Orpington is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from King's Cross Station to Orpington?

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Orpington is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs £65 - £80.

Is there a direct train between King's Cross Station and Orpington?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at Orpington. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

How long does it take to get from King's Cross Station to Orpington?

It takes approximately 35 min to get from King's Cross Station to Orpington, including transfers.