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There are 6 ways to get from British Museum to The Shard by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway via Waterloo station  •  20m

  1. Take the subway from Tottenham Court Road station to Waterloo station Northern
  2. Take the subway from Waterloo station to London Bridge station Jubilee

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 521 bus  •  35m

  1. Take the line 521 bus from Holborn Station to London Bridge Bus Station 521

$3

4 alternative options

Subway  •  36m

  1. Take the subway from Euston station to London Bridge station Northern

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  10m

  1. Take a taxi from British Museum to The Shard 3.2 miles

$17 - $22

Uber  •  10m

  1. Take an Uber from British Museum to The Shard 3.2 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  46m

  1. Walk from British Museum to The Shard 2.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from British Museum to The Shard is to line 521 bus which costs £2 and takes 35m.

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The quickest way to get from British Museum to The Shard is to taxi which costs £13 - £17 and takes 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn Station station and arriving at London Bridge Bus Station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 27m.

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The distance between British Museum and The Shard is 2 miles.

The best way to get from British Museum to The Shard without a car is to subway which takes 20m and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 20m to get from British Museum to The Shard, including transfers.

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British Museum to The Shard bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn Station.

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British Museum to The Shard bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at London Bridge Bus Station.

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There are 9032+ hotels available in The Shard. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from British Museum to The Shard.
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 20m

What companies run services between British Museum, England and The Shard, England?

London Buses operates a bus from British Museum to The Shard every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Court Road station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Waterloo station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
3m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Euston station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from British Museum to The Shard
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$10 - $14
Assist
$10 - $14
UberX
$10 - $14
Pool
$10 - $16
UberXL
$13 - $19
Exec
$17 - $24
Lux
$26 - $35
Taxi from British Museum to The Shard
Ave. Duration
10m
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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