There are 7 ways to get from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard by subway, train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Tube  •  15 min

  1. Take the Tube from Covent Garden Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the bus from Covent Garden Catherine Street to London Bridge Station Rv1 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to London Bridge

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard 2.9 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard 2.9 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  40 min

  1. Walk from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard 2.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  25 min

  1. Cycle from Drury Lane, Covent Garden to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge 2.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard is to bus which costs £2 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard is to taxi which costs £12 - £16 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Covent Garden Underground Station and The Shard is 2 miles.

It takes approximately 15 min to get from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Covent Garden Catherine Street and arriving at London Bridge Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Charing Cross and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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What companies run services between Covent Garden Underground Station, England and The Shard, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Covent Garden Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden Catherine Street to London Bridge Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$9 - $15
uberACCESS
$10 - $15
uberASSIST
$10 - $15
uberX
$10 - $15
uberXL
$14 - $20
UberEXEC
$20 - $27
UberLUX
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Drury Lane, Covent Garden to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Covent Garden Underground Station to The Shard
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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