Kings Cross to South Kensington by train

Train route from King’s Cross St. Pancras to South Kensington station

How to get from King’s Cross St. Pancras to South Kensington station by tube, with a time estimate of how long it takes on the London Underground

Do you have to change trains? No
How many stops are there? 9

1)  At Kings Cross St. Pancras take the Piccadilly
2)  Leave the train at South Kensington

Tube route: Kings Cross St. Pancras → Russell Square → Holborn → Covent Garden → Leicester Square → Piccadilly Circus → Green Park → Hyde Park Corner → Knightsbridge → South Kensington

How long does it take? The journey time between these two London underground stations is approximately 17 minutes

Which fare zones? This tube journey is zone 1. You can pay for a ticket with an oyster card, visitor oyster card, zone 1 travelcard or contactless payment card. Look up the zone 1 fare for adults and zone 1 price for children

How far is it?  The distance from King’s Cross St. Pancras station to South Kensington station is roughly 3¼ miles. Here’s an approximate taxi fare for 3¼ miles. It’s too far to walk. It would take you just over an hour to walk that distance

Are the trains running?  Your tube line may be affected by engineering works on the Underground. You should also check whether the tube train between King’s Cross St. Pancras and South Kensington is affected by an Underground train strike

Return journey:  South Kensington to King’s Cross St. Pancras station

Note: Closures, cancellations and delays on the King’s Cross St. Pancras to South Kensington tube route may affect your journey, and you should allow for some extra travel time on top

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Train fare from King’s Cross St. Pancras station to South Kensington

How much is the tube fare? The ticket price for King’s Cross St. Pancras to South Kensington can be found under zone 1 (adult) and zone 1 (child)

Buy an Underground ticketHow to buy a tube ticket from King’s Cross St. Pancras to South Kensington stationBuy an Oyster Card   (learn more)
Buy a Visitor Oyster Card   (learn more)
Buy a Travelcard   (learn more)
Travelcard + London Pass   (learn more)
Pay by contactless
Buy a National Rail ticketBuy from Raileasy

King’s Cross St. Pancras tube station

London Underground tube map courtesy of Transport for London
King’s Cross St. Pancras station
 (zone 1)

Car parks near King’s Cross St. Pancras train station

Minicab firms near King’s Cross St. Pancras station

Alternative train journey to South Kensington:
Euston to South Kensington, Russell Square to South Kensington or Euston Square to South Kensington

 

South Kensington tube station

London Underground tube map courtesy of Transport for London
South Kensington station
 (zone 1)

Car parking near South Kensington train station

Minicab company near South Kensington station

Alternative train route from King’s Cross St. Pancras:
King’s Cross St. Pancras to Gloucester Road, King’s Cross St. Pancras to Knightsbridge or King’s Cross St. Pancras to Sloane Square

 
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