Getting around London from the Plimsoll Building couldn’t be easier. It is just 8 minutes’ walk to King’s Cross St Pancras with six London Underground lines, two national mainline train stations and London’s only international high speed rail link. It’s the best connected transport hub in London and the UK.
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Illustration of connections in Kings Cross area Illustration of connections in Kings Cross area

International rail

London's gateway to Europe.

St Pancras International is home to Eurostar with direct services to Paris, Brussels and Lille.

Paris › 2 hrs 15 mins
Brussels › 1 hr 51 mins
Lille › 1 hr 20 mins
Amsterdam › 4 hr 16 mins

In 2016 these routes will be joined by high speed rail to Germany and the Netherlands on the Inter City Express (ICE) trains.


The best connected interchange on the London Underground network.

King’s Cross St Pancras Underground station links six London Underground lines – Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan and Victoria.

National rail

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.


London’s five international airports are all within one hour of King’s Cross on public transport.There are direct connections to...

48 mins via Paddington on the Heathrow Express, 1hr 7 mins direct on the Piccadilly Line.

46 mins direct on National Rail.

50 mins via Tottenham Hale on the Stansted Express.

46 mins via Bank on the Docklands Light Railway.

32 mins direct on National Rail.