Heathrow T2&3 to Kings Cross by train

1) From Heathrow Terminals 2&3 take the Piccadilly Line
2) Leave the train at King’s Cross St. Pancras

How many stops? 23   Do you have to change? No, it’s a direct train

Stations on the route: Heathrow Terminals 2&3 → Hatton Cross → Hounslow West → Hounslow Central → Hounslow East → Osterley → Boston Manor → Northfields → South Ealing → Acton Town → Hammersmith → Barons Court → Earl’s Court → Gloucester Road → South Kensington → Knightsbridge → Hyde Park Corner → Green Park → Piccadilly Circus → Leicester Square → Covent Garden → Holborn → Russell Square → King’s Cross St. Pancras

How long does it take? The journey time is approx 54 mins

Fare zones: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

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Adult fare for zones 1-6

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Adult train fare from Heathrow T2&3 to King’s Cross St. Pancras
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
£6 £5.10 £3.10 £12.50 £12.50 £62.30 £18.10 £12.70 £62.30 £239.30 £2492

Child fare for zones 1-6

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Child train fare from Heathrow T2&3 to King’s Cross St. Pancras
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
£3 £0.85 £0.75 £6.25 £1.50 £9 £6.30 £31.20 £119.90 £1248
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£3 Half the adult fare £18.10 £12.70 Same as the 11-15 fare

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. Read more about London train fares and child train fares. Learn how to use Oyster cards, Visitor Oyster cards, travelcards and contactless cards.

Heathrow T2&3 tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Heathrow T2&3 station
 (zone 6)

Alternative train journey to King’s Cross St. Pancras:
Heathrow Terminal 4 to King’s Cross St. Pancras or Heathrow Terminal 5 to King’s Cross St. Pancras

 

King’s Cross St. Pancras tube station

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

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

Alternative train route from Heathrow T2&3:
Heathrow T2&3 to Euston, Heathrow T2&3 to Russell Square or Heathrow T2&3 to Euston Square

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Heathrow T2&3 station – from the street to the Piccadilly eastbound platform you’ll have no stairs from the Bus Station entrance, an escalator or a flight of 29 stairs plus a flat travelator from the Terminal 2 entrance, a flight of 22 stairs plus two flat travelators from the Terminal 3 Arrivals entrance, or a lift plus two flat travelators from the Terminal 3 Departures entrance, plus another lift or escalator from the ticket hall down to the platform

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Heathrow Express – The quickest way into central London is on the Heathrow Express. Unfortunately it only goes to Paddington so you’ll have to catch another train from Paddington to King’s Cross St. Pancras afterwards. Single tickets are £12.10 to £32 and return tickets are £37 to £55, depending on when you buy them

Black taxi to King’s Cross St. Pancras – A taxi from the airport into central London will take 30-80 mins and cost anything from £48 to £60

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Note: Allow extra time for cancellations/delays. Disabled access information about lifts, escalators and stairs should be double-checked before travel

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