Kings Cross to Old Street by train

Train journey route

1) At King’s Cross St. Pancras take the Northern Line
2) Leave the train at Old Street

How many stops? 2

Do you have to change trains? No, it’s a direct train

Stations on the route: King’s Cross St. Pancras → Angel → Old Street

How long does it take? The journey time is approx 6 mins

Fare zones: 1

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Note: This journey is computer created and may not be the fastest route. You should allow extra time for cancellations and delays

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Adult train fare for zone 1

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Adult train fare from King’s Cross St. Pancras to Old Street
Cash Oyster and Contactless Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap Weekly cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak (contactless) Anytime Off-peak
£4.90 £2.40 £2.40 £6.80 £6.80 £34.10 £12.70 (z1-4) n/a £34.10 (z1-2) £131 (z1-2) £1364 (z1-2)

Note: For Oyster and contactless ‘off peak’ is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri) and all day Sat-Sun. Prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. See London train fares and train fares for children if you want the prices for the other London underground zones

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Child train fare for zone 1

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Child train fare from King’s Cross St. Pancras to Old Street
Cash Oyster Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
Aged under-11 and accompanied by an adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard
free
Aged 11-15 with a Young Visitor Discount applied to their Oyster card
Half the adult fare
Aged 11-15 with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 £0.85 £0.75 £3.40 £1.50 £6.30 (z1-4) n/a £17.10 (z1-2) £65.70 (z1-2) £684 (z1-2)
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £12.70 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Other ways to get from King’s Cross St. Pancras to Old Street

Walk to Old Street – The distance is approx 1¾ miles, which would take you 33-36 mins on foot

Bus to Old Street – Single fare: £1.50 (you may have to take more than one bus); Daily cap: £4.50; Weekly cap: £21.20; 1-day travelcard: £5; Weekly travelcard: £21.20; Monthly travelcard: £81.50; Annual travelcard: £848. See our adult bus fares and child bus fares pages for more details

Black taxi to Old Street – The 1¾ miles from King’s Cross St. Pancras to Old Street will take anything from 9 to 19 mins in a taxi, and will cost approximately £9 to £15

Minicab to Old Street – Here’s a list of minicab firms near King’s Cross St. Pancras station

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