There are 7 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Southwark by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube  •  11 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Borough Underground Station Northern

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 63 bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Southwark Station 45 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Train  •  13 min

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

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Southwark 2.5 miles

$15 - $18

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Southwark 2.5 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  45 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Southwark 2.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  18 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Southwark Station 2, Southwark 2.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Southwark is to line 63 bus which costs £2 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Southwark is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs £11 - £14.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Southwark is 3 km.

The Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Borough Underground Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Southwark Station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at London Blackfriars. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to Southwark every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Southwark every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Borough Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 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 London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Southwark Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Southwark
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$9 - $14
uberACCESS
$9 - $14
uberASSIST
$9 - $14
uberX
$9 - $14
uberXL
$13 - $18
UberEXEC
$18 - $24
UberLUX
$28 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Southwark Station 2, Southwark
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Southwark
Ave. Duration
7 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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