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There are 5 ways to get from Kings Cross to Herne Hill by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Brixton station Victoria

£2 - £3

Cheapest option

Line 68 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 68 bus from Russell Square to Herne Hill, St Paul's Church 68

£2

3 alternative options

Train  •  21 min

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

£4 - £5

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kings Cross to Herne Hill 6.3 miles

£18 - £22

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Kings Cross to Herne Hill 6.3 miles

£1 - £2

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The cheapest way to get from Kings Cross to Herne Hill is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kings Cross to Herne Hill is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Russell Square and arriving at Herne Hill, St Paul's Church. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from King's Cross St. Pancras station station and arriving at Brixton station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Kings Cross and Herne Hill is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Kings Cross to Herne Hill without a car is to subway which takes 16 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Brixton station takes 16 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Kings Cross to Herne Hill bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Russell Square station.

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Kings Cross to Herne Hill train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London St Pancras International LL station.

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The best way to get from Kings Cross to Herne Hill is to train which takes 21 min and costs £4 - £5. Alternatively, you can line 68 bus, which costs £2 and takes 45 min.

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  • Distance: 5.4 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Kings Cross, Greater London, England and Herne Hill, Greater London, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Brixton station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Russell Square to Herne Hill, St Paul's Church every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Brixton station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Herne Hill
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£4 - £5
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Russell Square to Herne Hill, St Paul's Church
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Kings Cross to Herne Hill
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£18 - £22
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk

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Kings Cross to Herne Hill bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Herne Hill, St Paul's Church station.

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Kings Cross to Herne Hill train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Herne Hill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kings Cross to Herne Hill is 6 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Kings Cross to Herne Hill.

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