There are 8 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Tate Modern by subway, bus, train, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube, line 344 bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Bank Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the line 344 bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Southwark Bridge Bankside Pier 344

$6

Cheapest option

Line 63 bus  •  26 min

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

$3

6 alternative options

Train  •  26 min

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

$3 - $6

Tube  •  32 min

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

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$14 - $17

Uber  •  7 min

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

$8 - $13

Walk  •  43 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Tate Modern 2.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  22 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Tate Modern, Bankside 2.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Tate Modern is to line 63 bus which costs £2 and takes 26 min.

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

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Tate Modern is 2 miles.

It takes approximately 22 min to get from King's Cross Station to Tate Modern, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Southwark, Stamford Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 19 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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King's Cross Station to Tate Modern bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from St Pancras International station.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Tate Modern.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to Tate Modern every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Tate Modern every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 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 Bank Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
$3 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Southwark Bridge Bankside Pier
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Southwark, Stamford Street
Ave. Duration
19 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 Tate Modern
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$8 - $13
Access
$8 - $13
Assist
$8 - $13
UberX
$8 - $13
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$16 - $23
Lux
$25 - $35
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Tate Modern, Bankside
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Tate Modern
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
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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