It's simple to reach Dickens Museum, in Central London, by train. Simply hop on a train to London Kings Cross station and then it's just a short walk (or tube ride away from other London stations) to the attraction. Dickens Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy – you'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and with so much to look at, it's suitable for all ages. For more information about opening times, visit Dickens Museum’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: The station will remain open until the last train departs.
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:00 - 01:36
Saturday 05:00 - 00:36
Sunday 05:30 - 01:36
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 1
Left LuggageAvailable
Left Luggage phone number020 7837 4334
Left Luggage Websitehttp://www.left-baggage.co.uk/locations.php
ShopsAvailable
Shops noteCafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries,  food and drink to eat in or take away. clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMAvailable
Bureau de ChangeAvailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
ToiletsAvailable
Toilets notesThe toilets including accessible toilets are located next to platform 9. There also toilets on the Mezzanine Level.<br>
ShowersAvailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiAvailable
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Help is available at the Rail Information Point in the centre of the concourse, station help points or from any member of staff.

Disability assistance is available to and from platforms, the car park and the taxi rank. You can request this from the Kings Cross Information Point in the centre of the Main Concourse, station help points or from any member of staff. 

It is preferred if disabled assistance is booked 24hours in advance by using the following numbers of your relevant train operator:

Virgin Trains East Coast - 03457 225 225 [Option 3 then Option 4]  textphone 0800 975 1052 or you can email assisted.travel@virgintrainseastcoast.com. Monday - Saturday 08:00-20:00, Sunday 10:00-20:00  

Hull Trains - FREEPHONE 0800 316 1323 or use the booking form on the Hull Trains website

Grand Central - 08440 8110 072 

Great Northern - 0800 0582 844

 
Customer Service notes

Help is available at the Rail Information Point in the centre of the Main Concourse.

Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:00 - 01:36
Saturday 05:00 - 01:11
Sunday 05:00 - 01:36
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorCP Plus
Car parking spaces322
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces204
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platforms 1, 8 & 9
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Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

There is level access to all platforms. Lifts provided between concourse & Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.

Opening Hours
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:00 - 21:25
Saturday 08:00 - 20:15
Sunday 09:00 - 20:15

Departures and arrivals from London Kings Cross

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into London Kings Cross station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to DoncasterLondon North Eastern Railway21:004On time
to PeterboroughLondon North Eastern Railway21:03On time
to RoystonThameslink21:039On time
to Welwyn Garden CityGreat Northern21:0710On time
to PeterboroughThameslink21:128On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Alexandra PalaceGreat Northern20:5910On time
from PeterboroughThameslink21:028On time
from PeterboroughLondon North Eastern Railway21:091On time
from RoystonGreat Northern21:11On time
from Welwyn Garden CityGreat Northern21:1410On time

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