National Rail

King's Cross St Pancras is the country's main transport hub

There are two major rail termini here – King’s Cross and St Pancras. And with Euston Station just 500 metres away, the UK’s major cities are within easy reach.

King's Cross Station and St Pancras Station

Travel Times

Cambridge – 49 mins
Birmingham – 1 hr 22 mins
Nottingham – 1 hr 44 mins
Manchester – 2 hrs 7 mins
Sheffield – 2 hrs 9 mins
Leeds – 2 hrs 19 mins
Durham – 2 hrs 40 mins
Newcastle – 2 hrs 52 mins
Glasgow – 4 hrs 31 mins
Edinburgh – 4 hrs 23 mins

Reaching London’s other principal mainline stations is easy from King’s Cross. Seven are reached directly by underground and the remaining three require only one change.

Commuter belts in Kent are served by Britain’s only high speed route High Speed 1. This 230kph service from St Pancras has slashed travel times for commuters. Commuter areas such as Bedford, Luton and St Albans to the north and Seven Oaks, Croydon and Brighton to the south are served with direct services from National Rail.


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