There are 6 ways to get from Buckingham Palace to The Shard by subway, train, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

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Tube  •  29 min

  1. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to London Bridge

$9 - $15

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buckingham Palace to The Shard 3.1 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Buckingham Palace to The Shard 3.1 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Walk from Buckingham Palace to The Shard 3.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  31 min

  1. Cycle from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge 2.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buckingham Palace to The Shard is to Tube which costs £2 - £3 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buckingham Palace to The Shard is to taxi which costs £13 - £16 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Buckingham Palace and The Shard is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Buckingham Palace to The Shard without a car is to Tube which takes 29 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The Tube from Green Park Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Buckingham Palace to The Shard train services, operated by Southern, depart from London Victoria station.

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Buckingham Palace to The Shard train services, operated by Southern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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There are 8324+ hotels available in The Shard. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buckingham Palace to The Shard.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Buckingham Palace, England and The Shard, England?

Southern operates a train from Buckingham Palace to The Shard hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Buckingham Palace to The Shard
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$11 - $15
Assist
$11 - $15
UberX
$11 - $15
UberXL
$15 - $21
Exec
$20 - $28
Lux
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Buckingham Palace to The Shard
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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