There are 9 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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

Train, Tube  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Train Dockland Light Railway (DLR)  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr

$3 - $5

7 alternative options

Line 474 bus, Tube  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee

$6 - $8

Train Southeastern  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Bridge

$14 - $20

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard 7.4 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard 7.4 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to The Shard

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to The Shard 7.4 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard 7.4 miles

$18 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard is to shuttle which costs £45 - £70 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and The Shard is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 22 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London City Airport DLR Station station and arriving at Bank DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and The Shard, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$18 - $26
uberACCESS
$21 - $30
uberASSIST
$21 - $30
uberX
$21 - $30
uberXL
$30 - $40
UberEXEC
$40 - $55
UberLUX
$65 - $90
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to The Shard
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to The Shard
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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