The London King's Cross Train Station was built as a monument dedicated to King George IV. It has been featured in the Harry Potter movies as the home of the mythical Platform 9 3/4. The station is located in northeast central London and is a short walk from St. Pancras Station, the new British library and London Euston Train Station.

Address:London King's Cross, London N1 9AP
View location on map: Google map

Transportation from the London King's Cross Train Station:

To the Gatwick airport:
Underground: Victoria line to London Victoria Station
Gatwick Express

To the Heathrow airport:
Underground: Circle line to London Paddington Station
Heathrow Express

To other railway stations from the London King's Cross Train Station:
Bus: Interchanges available on York Way (outside the station), Euston Road and Pancras Road

Bus #91 Crouch End to Trafalgar Square
Bus #10 Hammersmith
Bus #17 Archway to London Bridge
Bus #30 Hackney Wick to Marble Arch
Bus #45 Streatham Hill
Bus #46 Lancaster Gate to Farringdon Street
Bus #63 Honor Oak
Bus #73 Seven Sisters to Victoria
Bus #205 Paddington to Mile End
Bus #214 Highgate to Liverpool Street Station

Trains using this station:

First Scot Rail


Telephone access:
Telephone stands
Location: main concourse

International Code: 011
Country Code: 44
City Code: (0) 20

Wi-Fi Service:


Information Kiosk:
6:45am to 8:30pm
Location: concourse area near platforms 9, 10 and 11
Location: platform 2
Phone: 0900/400-4040

Baggage Consignment:
Excess Baggage Company
Hours: 7:00am - 11:00pm
Location: platform 8
Phone: 020/78374334

Lost and Found:
Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Location: platforms 16-18
Phone: 020/73878699

Location: platform 8
Requires small charge

Currency Exchange:
Currency Express Office
Hours: Monday to Saturday 6:30am - 10:00pm
Sunday 8:30am to 8:30pm

Places to eat in or near the station:
Burger King
Location: concourse near platforms 1 and 2

Ixxy's Bagels
Location: concourse near platform 1 and 2

Upper Crust
Location: concourse near platform 3

Gingham's self-service
Location: concourse near platform 8

Whistlestop Food and Wine
Location: concourse near platform 8