Are there prostitutes around Kings Cross station?

Kings Cross station just on the edge of North and Central London was once a busy place to pick up prostitutes. This was when the area was much rougher.

Things have changed though. And Kings Cross is now much more modern, with thousands of wealthy tourists every milling around every day. There are fancy art sculptures around the station and the area has been transformed – a bit.

Things can still get pretty rough down there. Visit on any night of the week and there are usually a few street beggars asking for money.

King's Cross station in London was once a rough area  full of prostitutes but has cleaned up in recent years

King’s Cross station in London was once a rough area full of prostitutes but has cleaned up in recent years

Nowadays, there are very few – if any – street prostitutes in the area there. Those that offer services might just be trying to rob someone – eg. the usual hustle of take them back to  a flat, get the money, then in walks a burly looking guy.

So, in short. There really is no street prostitution scene around Kings Cross. All the girls have either cleaned up, moved on, or moved indoors.

So if you are snooping around there looking for business.. . move on, don’t risk. And find a tasty young girl who advertises on the internet instead. It will be much safer.

This video from the 1990s shows how Kings Cross used to be!