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There are 6 ways to get from South Croydon to Kings Cross by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  32m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL

$8 - $12

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Bus  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Russell Square X68

$3

4 alternative options

Line 468 bus  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the line 468 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Elephant & Castle Station 468

$6 - $7

Line 468 bus, line 45 bus  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the line 468 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green 468
  2. Take the line 45 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way 45

$3

Taxi  •  31m

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Kings Cross 14.1 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  31m

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Kings Cross 14.1 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from South Croydon to Kings Cross is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from South Croydon to Kings Cross is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West Croydon Bus Station station and arriving at Russell Square. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 19m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at London St Pancras International LL. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32m.

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The distance between South Croydon and Kings Cross is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.1 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Kings Cross without a car is to train which takes 32m and costs £6 - £9.

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The train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL takes 32m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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South Croydon to Kings Cross bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at West Croydon Bus Station.

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South Croydon to Kings Cross train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Kings Cross is to train which takes 32m and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 1h 19m.

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  • Distance: 11.9 miles
  • Duration: 32m

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and Kings Cross, Greater London, England?

Thameslink operates a train from South Croydon to Kings Cross every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 32m. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from South Croydon to Kings Cross hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1h 19m.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
31m
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk

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South Croydon to Kings Cross bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Russell Square station.

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South Croydon to Kings Cross train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London St Pancras International LL station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Kings Cross is 14 miles. It takes approximately 31m to drive from South Croydon to Kings Cross.

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