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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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 10 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 23 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Borough Underground Station
Avg. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to London Blackfriars
Avg. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
Avg. Duration
23 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
Avg. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$11 - $18
uberASSIST
$14 - $20
uberX
$14 - $20
ACCESS
$13 - $19
uberXL
$17 - $24
UberEXEC
$28 - $40
UberLUX
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Belgrove Street , King's Cross to Southwark Station 2, Southwark
Avg. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi
Avg. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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 Southwark?

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

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

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Southwark is to line 63 bus which costs £2 and takes 23 min.

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

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Southwark is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs £13.

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at London Blackfriars. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Is there a direct bus between King's Cross Station and Southwark?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Southwark. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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

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