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There are 5 ways to get from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Subway, line 159 bus

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Brixton station
  2. Take the line 159 bus from Brixton Station to Kennington, Vassall Road

Cheapest option

Line 59 bus

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Somers Town, Tavistock Square to Kennington, Vassall Road

3 alternative options

Subway

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

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road

Walk

  1. Walk from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road
London Kings Cross Station → Kennington, Vassall Road
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kennington, Vassall Road is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road is to line 59 bus which costs £2 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Somers Town, Tavistock Square and arriving at Kennington, Vassall Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from King's Cross St. Pancras station station and arriving at Oval station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between London Kings Cross Station and Kennington, Vassall Road is 4 miles.

The best way to get from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road without a car is to subway and line 159 bus which takes 24 min and costs £4 - £5.

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It takes approximately 24 min to get from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road, including transfers.

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London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Somers Town, Tavistock Square station.

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London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kennington, Vassall Road station.

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Map of how to get from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road.
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  • Distance: 3.8 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between London Kings Cross Station, England and Kennington, Vassall Road, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Oval station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Somers Town, Tavistock Square to Kennington, Vassall Road every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 34 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)
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Oval station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 Brixton Station to Kennington, Vassall Road
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Somers Town, Tavistock Square to Kennington, Vassall Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
£23 - £28
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
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
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
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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London Kings Cross Station to Kennington, Vassall Road train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Oval station.

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