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There are 7 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Train, subway  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Victoria

£16 - £28

Cheapest option

Bus, line 205 bus  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the bus from STANSTED Airport London to London Liverpool Street Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 205 bus from Liverpool Street Station to St Pancras International 205

£7 - £12

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Baker Street Stansted Airport - London

£12

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station 36.7 miles

£90 - £110

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station 36.7 miles

£6 - £9

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station 36.7 miles

£100 - £140

Shuttle  •  50 min

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

£100 - £140

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is to train and subway which costs £15 - £28 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station. However, there are services departing from STANSTED Airport London and arriving at St Pancras International via Liverpool Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at King's Cross St. Pancras station via Tottenham Hale station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 45 min and costs £15 - £28.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, including transfers.

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

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at St Pancras International station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 30 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

You can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station via London Liverpool Street Station and Liverpool Street Station in around 1h 45m.

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 Tottenham Hale station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
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 STANSTED Airport London to London Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
National Express
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10
Website
Airport Bus Express
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Baker Street
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10
Website
Airport Bus Express
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 Liverpool Street Station to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£90 - £110
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Stansted Airport Taxi Service
Phone
+44 1279 260 602
Website
stansted-taxi-booking.co.uk
24 x 7 Ltd
Phone
+44 1279 661 111
Website
24x7stansted.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Estimated price
£100 - £140
Shuttle from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Estimated price
£100 - £140

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is 37 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station.

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There are 5055+ hotels available in King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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