There are 7 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Tower of London by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube  •  13 min

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

$2 - $4

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Line 205 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to City of London, St Botolph Street 205 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Train  •  20 min

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

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Tower of London 3.6 miles

$19 - $24

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Tower of London 3.6 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  58 min

  1. Walk from King's Cross Station to Tower of London 3 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Tower Gardens , Tower 3.3 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at City of London, St Botolph Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Tower of London is 3 miles.

The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Tower of London without a car is to Tube which takes 13 min and costs .

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The Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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King's Cross Station to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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King's Cross Station to Tower of London train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London St Pancras International LL station.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Tower of London is to train which takes 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 205 bus, which costs and takes 32 min.

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King's Cross Station to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, St Botolph Street station.

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King's Cross Station to Tower of London train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London Bridge station.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Tower of London.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Tower of London, England?

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to Tower of London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Tower of London every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to City of London, St Botolph Street
Ave. Duration
32 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 Tower of London
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$11 - $17
Access
$12 - $17
Assist
$12 - $17
UberX
$12 - $17
UberXL
$16 - $23
Exec
$22 - $30
Lux
$35 - $50
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$19 - $24
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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