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King's Cross Station Luggage Storage Guide 2022
Posted Sep 29, 2022Are you wondering, "Where can I store my luggage near King's Cross Station?" Perhaps you just arrived in London and need a place to store your bags near King's Cross Station before you check into your hotel or AirBnB -- or maybe you just checked out and don't want to drag your bags around with you for the rest of the day.
Perhaps, you're planning on shopping at Bluewater Shopping Centre, Lakeside Shopping Centre, or Atria and need a place to store your bags. Or, you're planning on sightseeing in the King's Cross Station area at Moatfields, Piccadilly Circus, or Trafalgar Square and don't want to be burdened by your baggage.
Don't worry, there are plenty of options for luggage storage near King's Cross Station!
Luggage storage nearby King's Cross Station with BounceBounce is one of the largest luggage storage networks in London with multiple locations near King's Cross Station.
Featured in The Boston Globe, Techcrunch and Forbes, Bounce is present in more than 100 cities. We partner with local hotels and shops to open up space for you to drop off your bags in essentially any major neighborhood.
Our team vets each location and provides all the security measures including insurance, security seals, and well-trained staff.
Bounce is the #1-rated bag storage network with thousands of 5-star reviews. Many of our shops are open for luggage storage 24/7 but this varies by location… we strategically open new spots so you can find the closest location to temporarily store your bags. Our prices in the King's Cross Station area start at just £5 per 24h/bag.
Book through our website or mobile app (required) so that we can cover you with insurance, space availability, and our 24/7 customer support. We love to travel as much as you so we make it as easy as possible! There are no size limits for suitcases or backpacks stored with Bounce. For less than a cup of coffee per bag, you can enjoy your entire day without dragging your bags with you!
Here are some ideas for making the most of your time in the King's Cross Station area now that you are free from your baggage. Some notable places to relax before a flight are Costa Pronto, Ralph’s Coffee, and Ladurée. You can also go for a hike around RSPB Rainham Marshes, Home Wood, and Shoreham Hike. And if you’re looking for a night on the town, check out Novikov, Buns and Buns, and Sky Garden.
Why is Bounce the best luggage storage provider in the King's Cross Station area?
✅Multiple locations near King's Cross Station
✅$10,000 Bounce Guarantee on each booking to protect your belongings
✅Vetted store locations to ensure trust and safety
✅2 minute booking process online or via mobile app, then just walk in and check your bags in
✅Thousands of 5 star reviews, hundreds of thousands of bags stored
How do I store luggage near King's Cross Station with Bounce?You can find the closest luggage storage location to King's Cross Station really easily. Simply select a location here. Find the shop that meets your preferences in terms of location & hours. Once you’ve chosen a location, you can book in under 2 minutes.
Space does fill up so booking before you go there is required, but you can show up right away. With your booking confirmation in hand, we’ll give you the exact details and directions to the shop. Once there, all you have to do is show your booking confirmation and we’ll tag and check in your bags.
You’re now free to enjoy King's Cross Station and London without your things!
About King's Cross Station
King's Cross Station is one of the largest, busiest, and most iconic train stations in all of London with access to the railways and the tube (the British subway system). Nearby, you’ll find tons to see and do, not to mention the shops and restaurants you’ll find within King's Cross Station if you’re simply passing through.
If you’re a Harry Potter fan, you have to check out Platform 9 and ¾. That’s right - King's Cross Station is where the Hogwarts Express left from London in the magical series. You might also check out the statues and monuments, both inside and outside the station, or have a cocktail while you wait for your train.
Although King's Cross Station’s main purpose is to welcome and send off trains and passengers, it’s also a lively place with plenty to explore, both in the station itself and just outside its walls.
A short walk outside Kings Cross Station, you can enjoy the history of the area on your way to the British Library, or take some time to relax in the area’s green spaces. The dancing fountains at Granary Square are always a treat and the Coal Drops Yard is a newer development with lots to see and do.
With that, you’ll need somewhere to store your luggage. Bounce has easy-to-find luggage storage facilities for bags of any size all throughout the city. Make sure to seek out one of Bounce's left luggage service before you arrive. You’ll have a much more enjoyable time at Kings Cross Station if you don’t have to drag around all your belongings.
Things to Do Near King's Cross Station
King's Cross Station is a destination in and of itself. Grab burgers at Five Guys, check out the skincare line at The Body Shop, and, of course, you can’t miss Platform 9 and ¾. Other must-sees in King's Cross are the Dent Clock, the statue of John Betjeman, and a statue called The Meeting Place, also known as the Lovers’ Statue.
Out on the streets surrounding King's Cross Station, there’s still so much to explore including:
The British Library (check the library's bag policy before you go - if you have a suitcase with you, you'll want to find a nearby luggage storage service.)
The IFO (art installation)
Coal Drops Yard
Charles Dickens Museum
The Wellcome Collection
Waitrose Cookery School
Transit Options Near King’s Cross Station
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern, Piccadilly, and Victoria
London bus: 17, 30, 46, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 390, 259, 476, N63, N73, N91, N205
Luggage Storage Near King’s Cross Station
There are a couple of left luggage facilities inside Kings Cross and in the surrounding area. However, there are no luggage lockers available, only brick-and-mortar services, so keep that in mind when you arrive.
Bounce has partnered with local shops in the area around KGX to create convenient luggage storage services, no matter what time you arrive. Many of our luggage storage locations are open well into the night - some are even open 24/7 - and can accommodate your bags for a few hours or a few days, depending on what you need. Storing luggage has never been easier!
Attractions and Activities Near King's Cross Station
As we’ve mentioned, there’s not only a lot to do within KGX, but there’s plenty to explore just outside.
Starting with what you can do in King's Cross Station, walk around exploring all the statues, artifacts, and fun additions made after the success of the Harry Potter books and films. Plus, with the largest champagne bar in Europe, Searcy’s Champagne Bar is also located just next door, in St Pancras.
There are tons of places to eat and shop at King's Cross Station. You can think of it as a busy airport that helps travelers pass the time waiting for the next leg of their trip.
The real fun, however, starts when you head outside. Visit the British Library, take a walking tour of the local history, and enjoy the dancing fountains at Granary Square. Stroll through Canopy Market, eat ice cream at Ruby Violet, and take a boat tour of Regent’s Canal.
If you’re in the mood for a museum, the Charles Dickens Museum is close to Kings Cross as well as the Wellcome Collection. But, if you’re around at night, you might grab dinner at Dishoom, play arcade games at Simmons Bar, or enjoy rooftop views at Big Chill House for refreshing food and drinks.
You might even branch out a little further if you’ve got extra time on your hands and check out Camden Town, just a short walk or bus ride away. Live music venues in the area gave names like Amy Winehouse and Pink Floyd their starts, and you’ll enjoy finding vintage goodies at boutique shops on Camden High Street.
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Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost to store luggage near King's Cross Station?
The price for luggage storage near King's Cross Station is just £5/bag for the entire day.
Where can I store luggage near King's Cross Station?
There are multiple locations in the King's Cross Station area which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near St. Albans City Station, Redhill Railway Station (RDH), and Terminal 5C and all over London.
Is it safe to store your bags near King's Cross Station?
Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage near King's Cross Station.
Are there storage lockers near King's Cross Station?
Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the King's Cross Station area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby King's Cross Station and in the broader London area where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $10,000 safekeeping guarantee.
What public transportation exists near King's Cross Station?
Popular metro stations like Waterloo London Underground Station, Oxford Circus London Underground Station, or Canning Town London Underground and DLR Station can be used for nearby transit. When traveling within London near King's Cross Station, you may be close to some bus stations: Victoria Coach Station, Stratford Bus Station, or Victoria Coach Station Arrivals Hall. If traveling by train, London Paddington Railway Station (PAD), London St Pancras International Railway Station (STP), and London Liverpool Street Railway Station (LST) are nearest to King's Cross Station.
Where are the best hotel accommodations near King's Cross Station?
The top-ranked middle to high-range hotels near King's Cross Station are GLH Hotels - Amba Hotel Marble Arch Costa Store, Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington, and London Hilton on Park Lane. When traveling on a budget, the best hostels near King's Cross Station are The Green Man, No 8 Willesden, and Generator London.
Where are the best restaurants near King's Cross Station?
The most popular restaurants to visit when near King's Cross Station are EL&N London, North Audley Cantine, and Hideaway.
Where are the best parks and nature attractions near King's Cross Station?
Check out the nearby Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, and Regent's Park.