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There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross Station by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  1h 7m

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

$14 - $20

6 alternative options

Train, line 390 bus  •  1h 16m

  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  •  56m

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

$90 - $110

Drive  •  56m

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

$7 - $11

Shuttle  •  56m

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

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  56m

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

$120 - $180

Uber  •  56m

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

$80 - $110

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross Station is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 56m.

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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 1h 2m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and King's Cross 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 Station without a car is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £11 - £15.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL takes 1h 2m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross 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 Station is 33 miles. It takes approximately 56m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross Station.

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There are 9378+ hotels available in King's Cross Station. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross Station.
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 1h 2m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$65 - $90
Assist
$65 - $90
UberX
$65 - $90
Pool
$80 - $110
UberXL
$100 - $140
Exec
$130 - $180
Lux
$200 - $280
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to King's Cross Station
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to King's Cross Station
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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