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There are 6 ways to get from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train South Western Railway  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Imperial Wharf to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to London Waterloo

$7 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 344 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 344 bus from Clapham Junction, Battersea High St Clapham Jct to London Bridge Borough High St 344

$3

4 alternative options

Train Southern  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to London Bridge

$9 - $14

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard 5.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard 5.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard 5.9 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clapham Junction, Battersea High St Clapham Jct and arriving at London Bridge Borough High St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard. However, there are services departing from Imperial Wharf and arriving at London Bridge via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Imperial Wharf Station and The Shard is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs £5 - £10.

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It takes approximately 24 min to get from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard, including transfers.

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Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Clapham Junction, Battersea High St Clapham Jct station.

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Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard train services, operated by Southern, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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The best way to get from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard is to train which takes 24 min and costs £5 - £10. Alternatively, you can line 344 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard.
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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Imperial Wharf Station, England and The Shard, England?

You can take a train from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard via Clapham Junction, London Waterloo, Waterloo station, and London Bridge station in around 24 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Imperial Wharf to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $2
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $2
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Imperial Wharf to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction, Battersea High St Clapham Jct to London Bridge Borough High St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $24
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uber.com
Access
$15 - $21
Assist
$15 - $21
UberX
$15 - $21
Pool
$16 - $24
UberXL
$21 - $30
Exec
$27 - $40
Lux
$40 - $60
Taxi from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at London Bridge Borough High St station.

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Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard train services, operated by Southern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard is 6 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Imperial Wharf Station to The Shard.

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