King's Cross St Pancras to Faraday Museum

Faraday MuseumFaraday Museum The Faraday Museum is housed inside Michael Faraday’s old laboratory in the Royal Institution. 

Faraday Museum’s nearest station is Piccadilly Circus

1) At King’s Cross St. Pancras take the Piccadilly Line
2) Leave the train at Piccadilly Circus
3) Walk 7 mins to Faraday Museum

How many stops? 5   Is it a direct train? Yes

Stations on the route: King’s Cross St. Pancras → Russell Square → Holborn → Covent Garden → Leicester Square → Piccadilly Circus

Journey time? Approx 10 mins + 7 mins walk to Faraday Museum   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 Piccadilly 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 Piccadilly 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 Piccadilly westbound platform you’ll have two lifts, or two escalators, or one lift and one escalator, or one escalator

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Faraday Museum by foot – The distance is approx 1¾ miles, which would take you 33-36 mins on foot

Faraday Museum 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

Faraday Museum by taxi – The 1¾ miles from King’s Cross St. Pancras to Faraday Museum will take anything from 9 to 19 mins in a taxi, and will cost approximately £9.20 to £15

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

Ask a question

  •  Guest – “How many steps from street to train and then train to street?”
  • Admin – “At king's cross you'll have a lift and an escalator (or two lifts and two escalators, depending which way you go). At Piccadilly circus you'll have a flight of 19 steps and two escalators”

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