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

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

Tube, line 100 bus  •  25 min

  1. Metropolitan / ...
  2. N551 / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Line 205 bus  •  49 min

  1. 205 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Tube  •  29 min

  1. Hammersmith & City / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. 3.8 miles

$21 - $26

Uber  •  9 min

  1. 3.8 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 11 min

  1. 3.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  32 min

  1. 4.3 miles

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

London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Tobacco Dock every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Liverpool Street 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 Aldgate East Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tower Hill Tower Gateway Station to Shadwell, Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$13 - $19
uberACCESS
$13 - $18
uberASSIST
$13 - $18
uberX
$13 - $18
uberXL
$18 - $25
UberEXEC
$23 - $35
UberLUX
$35 - $50
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Reardon Street, Wapping
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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 Tobacco Dock is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Tobacco Dock is to line 205 bus which costs £2 and takes 49 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Tobacco Dock is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £16 - £19.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Aldgate East. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

It takes approximately 25 min to get from King's Cross Station to Tobacco Dock, including transfers.