King's Cross St Pancras to Carnaby Street

Carnaby StreetCarnaby Street Carnaby Street hit fame during the Swinging Sixties, when London was the capital of cool. 

Carnaby Street’s nearest station is Oxford Circus

1) At King’s Cross St. Pancras take the Victoria Line
2) Leave the train at Oxford Circus
3) Walk 4 mins to Carnaby Street

How many stops? 3   Is it a direct train? Yes

Stations on the route: King’s Cross St. Pancras → Euston → Warren Street → Oxford Circus

Journey time? Approx 7 mins + 4 mins walk to Carnaby Street   Fare zones? 1

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Adult fare for zone 1

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Adult train fare from King’s Cross St. Pancras to Oxford Circus
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 £7 £7 £35.10 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £35.10 (z1-2) £134.80 (z1-2) £1404 (z1-2)

Child fare for zone 1

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Child train fare from King’s Cross St. Pancras to Oxford Circus
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 £3.50 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a £17.60 (z1-2) £67.60 (z1-2) £704 (z1-2)
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £13.10 (z1-4) n/a 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. Look up the London underground prices and child underground prices. Learn how to use Oyster tickets, Visitor Oyster tickets, travelcard tickets and contactless cards.

Lifts, stairs and escalators

King’s Cross St. Pancras station – from the street to the Northern northbound platform or Victoria southbound platform you’ll have one lift, or two escalators, or one escalator and two flights of stairs (19 up and 20 steps down) to the Northern platform, and two lifts, or one lift and one escalator, or one lift and one flight of stairs (20 steps down), or one escalator and one flight of stairs (20 steps down) to the Victoria platform

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Carnaby Street by foot – It’s roughly 1½ miles to walk, which would take about 28-31 minutes on foot

Carnaby Street by bus – 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 tickets and child bus tickets pages for more details

Carnaby Street by taxi – A black taxi cab can drive the 1½ miles from King’s Cross St. Pancras to Carnaby Street in about 8-17 mins, and will charge you £9.20 to £15

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

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> Talk about this journey

> Craig’s review of Carnaby Street – “I've got that Kinks' song going round and round my head now: "One week he's in polka-dots, the next week he's in stripes, 'cause he's a dedicated follower of fashion." All the beautiful people used to flock down here in their Mary Quant miniskirts to buy their embroidered bell-bottoms, patterned kaftan scarves and velvet flares. They called them the "Ca… continued”

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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