There are 5 ways to get from King's Cross Station to The National Archives by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Tube  •  44 min

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

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from St Pancras International to Covent Garden, Savoy Street 91 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Gunnersbury Station N9

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Camden Road to Kew Gardens

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to The National Archives 10.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to The National Archives 10.8 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to The National Archives is to bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to The National Archives is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and The National Archives is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from King's Cross Station to The National Archives, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Cross Station to The National Archives station. However, there are services departing from St Pancras International and arriving at Gunnersbury Station via Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to The National Archives is 11 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from King's Cross Station to The National Archives.

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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and The National Archives, England?

London Overground operates a train from King's Cross Station to The National Archives every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Cross Station to The National Archives via St Pancras International, Covent Garden, Savoy Street, and Gunnersbury Station in around 1 h 38 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 Turnham Green Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Camden Road to Kew Gardens
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $6
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras International to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Gunnersbury Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross Station to The National Archives
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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