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There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 2 min

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

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus, line 390 bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 390 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way 390

$15 - $16

6 alternative options

Train, line 390 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 390 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way 390

$19 - $38

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station 33.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station 33.2 miles

$7 - $11

Shuttle  •  56 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station 33.2 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  56 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station 33.2 miles

$90 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way via Victoria Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London St Pancras International LL. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is 26 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £11 - £15.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL takes 56 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £11 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus and line 390 bus, which costs £11 - £13 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, England?

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station via London Victoria Coach Station and Victoria Bus Station in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $120
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uber.com
Pool
$90 - $120
Access
$100 - $140
Assist
$100 - $140
UberX
$100 - $140
UberXL
$140 - $190
Exec
$160 - $220
Lux
$260 - $360
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London St Pancras International LL station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is 33 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station.

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