There are 9 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall 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.

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Tube, line 168 bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 168 bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 68 / ...

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Tube via Covent Garden Underground Station  •  19 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

7 alternative options

Tube  •  30 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Temple Underground Station Circle

$3 - $4

Line 59 bus via St Pancras International  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from St Pancras International to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 59

$3

Line 59 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 59

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall 2.5 miles

$15 - $18

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall 2.5 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  39 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall 2 miles

Bikeshare  •  19 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Belvedere Road 2, South Bank 2.6 miles

$8 - $10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Pancras International and arriving at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Royal Festival Hall is 2 miles.

The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall without a car is to Tube and line 168 bus which takes 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 min to get from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall, including transfers.

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King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from St Pancras International station.

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King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank station.

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There are 8305+ hotels available in Royal Festival Hall. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Royal Festival Hall, England?

London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
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 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Temple Underground Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras International to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
27 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 Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $14
Access
$9 - $13
Assist
$9 - $13
UberX
$9 - $13
UberXL
$13 - $18
Exec
$17 - $24
Lux
$26 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Belvedere Road 2, South Bank
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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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