There are 4 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead by 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

Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Abbey Wood (London)

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 63 bus, line 177 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Peckham Post Office 63 / ...
  2. Take the line 177 bus from Peckham Post Office to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road 177

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead 14.2 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead 14.2 miles

$3 - $5

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

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead via Peckham Post Office in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Peckham Post Office
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Peckham Post Office to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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

The distance between King's Cross Station and Thamesmead is 17 km. The road distance is 23 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead is to line 63 bus and line 177 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £50 - £65.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at Abbey Wood (London). Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

No, there is no direct bus from King's Cross Station to Thamesmead. However, there are services departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road via Peckham Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

The train from London St Pancras International LL to Abbey Wood (London) takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.