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King's Cross Station

Euston Road, London N1 9AP, England
+44 345 748 4950
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Euston Road, London N1 9AP, England
+44 345 748 4950
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Coming to The UK can not mention their underground, railway transportation. I cannot image how to discover this lovely country without this transportation. King's Cross is one of the best stations in London.

Thank Truong Tan S
Reviewed 2 days ago

I'd never been on a train before, but we took a train from Edinburgh to London. It was a good trip. Upon arriving at King's Cross, we immediately noticed the architecture, shops, and of course the huge line for the Harry Potter shop! We came...More

Thank CaitlinAnnC
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I remember the old King's Cross Station and this is a much better experience! There are a variety of eating places and shopping experiences! The station is light and airy and the roof structure is stunning!

Thank Sweetiepx
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely station Had Mexican food while waiting for our train Husband and I split up to see who could get a ticket faster He won the line for the tickets with human was faster than figuring out the self service machine Looked for Harry Potter...More

Thank Rachna K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The train station is very large with lots of shops and places to eat so that you can keep yourself busy whilst waiting for your train. It is easy to navigate around with clear signs everywhere and lots of staff to help.

Thank oliverpaul91
Reviewed 6 days ago

Waited in Kings Cross station whilst waiting for a train back home. There is plenty to do with loads of shops and restaurants. I visited Lola's Cupcakes and Benito's Hat which I would highly recommend. The train times are clear and visible throughout the station...More

Thank SquaredMacaroon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came into the station from London Heathrow Airport and it was very nice arriving at this station. Really safe location with plenty of security! After checking into our flat, went back and people watched while sitting on the benches waiting for my son and daughter-in-law...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The new Kings Cross station is a huge improvement over its previous incarnation, both the architectural additions (impressive vaulted roof) and the nod towards the Harry Potter films - platform 9 3/4 help to improve the experience of the weary traveller. The huge choice of...More

Thank Deetee100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've never read any Harry Potter book, but because I have friends who are huge Potterheads I decided to take a look at King's Cross Station. You can take a picture at platform 9 3/4 which, of course, is quite busy. There is also a...More

Thank AnBe1986
Reviewed 1 week ago

While waiting for my train up to Edinburgh, I had an opportunity to explore the train station. This station is a great example of appropriate re-purposing of an historic structure. It was also very easy to get to from the London subway and instructions were...More

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Travelling from Kings Cross Stn to Edinburgh, are we able to book our luggage thru or do we have to carry it with us? Thanks
23 April 2017|
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Response from Mano786 | Reviewed this property |
Carry it with you if it is manageable. If not a quick call to Cusotmer services should clear it up
Pamela A
Are there lifts at this station?
28 March 2017|
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Response from Paulo S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Pamela. Yes, there are lifts at this station. If you want know more about London transports, you can visit the governmental site of the city (google "Transport For London"), where you'll find a lot of information such as... More
Pamela A
what's the best way to get from King's Cross Station to Heathrow if you : a) have luggage and b) have a Brit rail pass.
28 March 2017|
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Response from Matt S | Reviewed this property |
The rail option is probably quicker, but if you get on the Picadilly Line at Kings Cross it's one easy tube train ride all the way to Heathrow and a lot cheaper.