Directions from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to The Shard

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Recommended option

Tube  •  14 min

  1. Northern

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 17 bus  •  41 min

  1. 17

$3

5 alternative options

Train  •  22 min

$4 - $40

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. 3.8 miles

$21 - $25

Uber  •  12 min

  1. 3.8 miles

$12 - $19

Walk  •  56 min

  1. 2.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  27 min

  1. 3.3 miles

What companies run services between King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, England and The Shard, England?

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to The Shard every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 15 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to The Shard every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Pentonville, King's Cross RdPentonville Rd to London Bridge Borough High St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to The Shard
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$12 - $19
uberACCESS
$13 - $18
uberASSIST
$13 - $18
uberX
$13 - $18
uberXL
$18 - $25
UberEXEC
$23 - $35
UberLUX
$35 - $50
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Belgrove Street , King's Cross to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to The Shard
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$21 - $25
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station and The Shard is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to The Shard is to line 17 bus which costs £2 and takes 41 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to The Shard is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £15 - £19.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pentonville, King's Cross RdPentonville Rd and arriving at London Bridge Borough High St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

The Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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