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Duration 22 min
Distance 7.5 miles
Average price £3
Frequency 11/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London City Airport (LCY) and The Shard takes 22 min and the fastest train takes 20 min. The train runs at least 11 times per hour from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train, subway

  1. London City Airport DLR Station
  2. Canning Town station
  3. The Shard
20 min
£4 - £8

London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard train times

Trains run every five minutes between London City Airport (LCY) and The Shard. The earliest departure is at 17:34 in the afternoon, and the last departure from London City Airport (LCY) is at 21:21 which arrives into The Shard at 21:43. All services require a transfer at Canning Town DLR Station and take an average of 22 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, May 14, 2021

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London City Airport DLR Station station and arriving at Bank DLR Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and The Shard is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.5 miles.

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London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from London City Airport DLR Station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at London Bridge station.

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There are 19944+ hotels available in The Shard. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY) and The Shard?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 21 min.
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